Vessel Artist: Chief Voania of Muba (Democratic Republic of the Congo, active ca. 1910–28, died 1928)

ca. 1910–28

African Art

On view, 1st floor, African Art

Medium

Terracotta

Dimensions

17 7/8 × 7 3/4 in. (45.5 × 19.7 cm)

Credit Line

Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund

Accession Number

2019.67.1

Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Belgian collection,1930s or 1940s. Pierre Loos, Belgium, to 2019; Zemanek-Münster, Germany, 2019; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

vessels

Subject

women

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