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African Art

Head

16th–18th century

Clay

Approx.: 12 × 6 × 5 in. (30.48 × 15.24 × 12.7 cm)
Gift of SusAnna and Joel B. Grae
2010.6.166
Geography: 
Ghana
Culture: 
Akan
Period: 
16th–18th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Wayne Cancro, Jersey City, New Jersey; SusAnna and Joel B. Grae, New York, to 2010; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.