Requires Photography

Shield

Ibibio peoples
20th century
Artist Unidentified


Object Place: Nigeria

Dimensions

Overall: 41 x 35 x 9 cm (16 1/8 x 13 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2622

Medium or Technique

Wood and paint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Arms and armor

Provenance

1985, acquired in Paris by Geneviève McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Geneviève McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2009, gift of the Geneviève McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Geneviève McMillan in memory of Reba Stewart