Memorial stela (waakaa or waga)
Arts of Africa
On View: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, The Americas’ First Peoples, 4000 B.C.E.–1521 C.E.
52 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (133.4 x 16.5 x 8.3 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Serge and Jodie Becker-Patterson
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Konso artist. Memorial stela (waakaa or waga), 19th century. Wood, metal, 52 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (133.4 x 16.5 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Serge and Jodie Becker-Patterson, 2000.94.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2000.94.4_edited.jpg)
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