Teke. <em>Standing Female Figure (Buti)</em>, 19th or 20th century. Wood, 11 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 3 1/4in. (28.6 x 6.4 x 8.3cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.111. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.111_SL1.jpg)

Standing Female Figure (Buti)


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th or 20th century

Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 3 1/4in. (28.6 x 6.4 x 8.3cm)


Accession Number: 22.111

Image: 22.111_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Standing female figure with hands around middle of torso. Chignon-style coiffure. Vertical scarification on cheeks. Chin pointed. Open coffee-bean-shape eyes. Glossy dark brown hardwood. Condition is good.

Brooklyn Museum