Medium: Wood, copper alloy, palm oil, camwood paste, organic materials
Dimensions: 14 x 3 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (35.6 x 8.6 x 8.9 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H7, 7C
Accession Number: 50.124
Catalogue Description: A wood maternity figure of a woman holding a child which twists her arms. The face of the woman shows elaborate scarification. Below the chest the body is not well defined and narrows considerably. The navel is quite prominent but the remainder of the figure is like a staff. There is no indication of the legs etc. Condition: Good. From the waist down there is no body.