Ancestor Figure


Wood; carved


22 13/16 × 7 1/16 × 8 11/16 in. (58 × 18 × 22 cm)
base: 4 5/16 × 8 11/16 × 7 1/16 in. (11 × 22 × 18 cm)

Credit Line

Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971

Loan number



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Additional information

Object/Work type

effigies, figures (representations)

Technical metadata and APIs


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