Artist African
  • Fetish Figure
Date between 19th and 20th century
Medium wood, metal, brass, cloth, animal hide, camwood powder, and kaolin
Dimensions Overall: 15 × 4 3/8 × 4 1/4 inches (38.1 × 11.1 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Buhl Ford, II Fund and Honorarium and Memorial Gifts Fund
Accession Number 69.464
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N101, Level 1 (see map)
(Georges D. Rodrigues);
1969-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
African Masterworks In The Detroit Institute of Arts. Washington and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995, cat. no. 53.