Ivory Coast, Senufo people

Description

Female figure for diviner's shrine
mid ca. 20th century
wood
10 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 5/8"
Carved wooden female figure with circular headdress; loss of right fingertips and toe; lack of foot articulation indicates spiritual powers.

Date

mid ca. 20th century

Creator

Ivory Coast, Senufo people

Source

Gift of Mary Carrigan

Identifier

2005.007.001