Artist Yoruba, African
  • Seated Female Shrine Figure Lid
Date 1850/1950
Medium Wood
Dimensions 4 5/8 x 7 1/2 x 16 3/4 in. (11.7 x 19.1 x 42.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Buhl Ford II
Accession Number F78.18.B
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African: Yoruba Spiritual Life, Level 1 (see map)
Trowell, M., CLASSICAL AFRICAN SCULPTURE, New York, Praeger, 1970.

Fagg, W., AFRICAN TRIBAL IMAGES, Cleveland: Cleveland Museum of Art, 1968, pp 108-140 (ill).