Beaded Figure

Yoruba peoples
Early 20th century
Artist Unidentified


Object Place: Ekiti area, Nigeria

Dimensions

Overall: 53 x 18 x 14 cm (20 7/8 x 7 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.) Lender Accessory: 0.8 x 17 x 16 cm (5/16 x 6 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2060

Medium or Technique

Glass beads, cloth, and string

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

About 2001, sold through Sotheby's to Drs. James and Gladys Strain, New York; 2006, gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 24, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain