Exhibitions/ Art Object

Commemorative thrones of Chief Tufoyn and Queen Mother Naya

Artist:
Yu, Fon of Kom (1830–1912)
Date:
Mid-19th century
Geography:
Cameroon, Grassfields region, Laikom
Medium:
Wood, copper
Dimensions:
H.: Male 74 7/8 in. (190 cm), Female 72 7/8 in. (185 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (III C 20681/82)
Not on view
Collected by Lieutenant Hans Caspar Edler zu Putlitz in 1905