Maker Akan, African
Title
  • Funerary Head
Date between 19th and 20th century
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 11 × 7 1/8 × 5 3/4 inches (27.9 × 18.1 × 14.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Justice and Mrs. G. Mennen Williams
Accession Number 74.223
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Karl Heinz Krieg (Germany).
Justice and Mrs. G. Mennen Williams;
1975-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Detroit Collects African Art. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, April 21 - May 29, 1977, no. 50 (ill).

Quarcoopome, Nii. “Akan Funerary Arts in Terra-cotta,” Bulletin of the DIA 91, 1-4 (2017): p. 79 (fig. 4.5a-b).