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Woman with Child on Back (Lupingu Lua Luimpe)

Arts of Africa

CULTURE Lulua
MEDIUM Wood
DATES early 20th century
DIMENSIONS 11 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3 in. (29.2 x 6.4 x 7.6 cm)
COLLECTIONS Arts of Africa
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 22.107
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Standing female figure of light soft wood with child on back. In good style but unfinished with tukula and unused. Considerable cicatrization, "spired" headdress. High points of cicatrization marked by dark and unsmeared color. CONDITION: Good.
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