Mortar with Female Figure
Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
8 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (20.3 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Prior to 1922, provenance not yet documented; by 1922, acquired by François Poncelet of Brussels, Belgium; 1922, purchased from François Poncelet by Stewart Culin in Brussels for the Brooklyn Museum.
Mortar in form of a standing female figure. CONDITION: Good.
This item is not on view
Nsapo-Nsapo. Mortar with Female Figure, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, pigment, 8 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (20.3 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.480. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.480_threequarter_PS5.jpg)
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