26 of 28 highlights

Sculptural Element from a Reliquary Ensemble: Head (The Great Bieri)

Date: 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Gabon
Culture: Fang peoples, Betsi group
Medium: Wood, metal, palm oil
Dimensions: H. 18 5/16 x W. 9 3/4 x D. 6 5/8 in. (46.5 x 24.8 x 16.8 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.229

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: