Miniature Equestrian Figure

possibly proto-Bamana, Niger River Inland Delta, Mali, Western Africa, Africa

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15-16th century

Copper alloy

Overall: 1 9/16 x 1 5/8 in. (4 x 4.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Fund

986.19.26707

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Mali

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Publication History

Rebecca Bailey, What Is There to Teach About Art?, Dartmouth Alumni Magazine, Volume 88, Number 8, May 1996, South Burlington: The Lane Press Inc., 1996, pp.36-45, ill. p. 42

Provenance

Collected in Bamako, Mali by Joseph Knopfelmacher and Margaret Harris Knopfelmacher (Craft Caravan Gallery), New York in 1960's-1970's; given to present collection, 1986.

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