Exhibitions/ Art Object

Memorial Head (Mma)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Ghana, Kwahu traditional area
Culture:
Akan peoples
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 x W. 6 x D. 7 1/8 in. (23.5 x 15.2 x 18.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth Trunzo, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.535.4
Not on view
Ruth Trunzo, East Hampton, NY, until 1979

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