Female Reliquary Figure, Wood, metal, pigment, Mbete peoples

Female Reliquary Figure

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Gabon or Republic of Congo
Culture:
Mbete peoples
Medium:
Wood, metal, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 36 1/4 x W. 6 1/8 x D. 6 1/4 in. (92.1 x 15.5 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.14
Not on view
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1955]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1955, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978