Equestrian Figure

Yoruba people, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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early 19th century

Brass and iron core

Overall: 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (29.21 x 29.21 x 8.89 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from the Museum Shop Volunteers of the Friends of the Hopkins Center and Hood Museum of Art

988.40.26962

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Period

19th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

HIST 66, AAAS 15, History of Africa since 1800, Naaborko Sackeyfio, Spring 2013

Exhibition History

Do You See What I See?, Hood Museum of Art and the Katona Gallery, Katona, New York

Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 14-August 25, 1999.

Publication History

Do You See What I See?

Provenance

Davis Gallery, Ethnographic Art, New Orleans, Louisiana; sold to present collection, 1988.

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