Standing Male Figure

1983.05.0020

Photo of Standing Male Figure

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Standing Male Figure   (1983.05.0020)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Art : N/A
Artist/Maker Osiele of Abeokuta, Nigeria
Geographic Location Africa, West, Nigeria, Abeokuta
Period/Date 20th century
Culture Yoruba

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 32.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 12.3 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 11.2 cm
Weight 661 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Staining, Rubbing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Christie's. Catalog, sale of June 1981, p. 44, lot 141. Wright, Geneen. Untitled student paper, 1995 (in research file).

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Richard and Barbara Faletti Family Collection
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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