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 7/16 x 1 in. (3.6 x 2.6 cm)

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

986.19.26709

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Mali

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Funerary Object

Classification

Africa

Not on view

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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