Memorial Figure of a Lineage Head
Unidentified Hemba-Niembo maker
late 19th-early 20th century
Overall: 19 7/8 × 6 1/2 × 6 5/16 in. (50.5 × 16.5 × 16 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund
Place Made: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa, Africa
Not on view
Resonances of Power, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 12, 1998-February 28, 1999.
Works from the Continent of Africa, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-March 15, 2020.
Sotheby's, New York, New York, Sale 7129, lot 225, May 6, 1998; sold to present collection, 1998.
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