Figure of a Seated Male
Arts of Africa
Wood, glass beads
late 19th or early 20th century
10 3/4 x 3 x 2 3/4 in. (27.3 x 7.6 x 7 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Figure, with hands in lap, seated on a stool. Long thin nose, slit eyes, scarification marks on stomach, arms, and face. Crest-like coiffure, string of beads around neck. One of a male/female pair.
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Senufo. Figure of a Seated Male, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, glass beads, 10 3/4 x 3 x 2 3/4 in. (27.3 x 7.6 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1093. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1093_front_PS5.jpg)
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