Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Crucifix

Date:
16th–19th century
Geography:
Angola, Northwestern Angola
Culture:
Kongo peoples
Medium:
Wood, brass
Dimensions:
H. 13 3/8 x W. 7 1/4 x D.11/16 in. (34 x 18.4 x 1.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernst Anspach, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.295.13
Not on view
Jos Walscharts, Antwerp, Belgium; [Merton D. Simpson, New York, until 1971]; Ernst Anspach, New York, 1971–1999

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