Artist Luba, African
  • Neckrest
Date between 19th and 20th century
Medium Wood
Dimensions Overall: 6 1/2 × 6 × 4 inches (16.5 × 15.2 × 10.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Allan Shelden III, Mr. and Mrs. Conrad H. Smith Memorial Fund and Joseph M. Boyer Memorial Fund.
Accession Number 72.243
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N100, Level 1 (see map)
Marks Marked, sticker on bottom: B 270
(Alan Brandt, Inc., New York, New York, USA);
1972-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Detroit Collects African Art. DIA. Detroit, April 21-May 29, 1977, no. 187 (ill.).

African Masterworks In The Detroit Institute of Arts. Washington and London: The Detroit Institute of Arts and Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995, cat. no. 79.