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Yoruba people Ife or Owo, Nigeria
Head of a man 14th - 17th centuryAD Place made: Nigeria
Creation Notes: Thermoluminescence analysis (1/4/1980 by Oxford University) gives dates between 1340 and 1640 AD
Materials & Technique: sculptures, terracotta modelling
Dimensions: 5.5 h x 4.0 w x 5.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.1943
Subject: African art
  • Roberta and Lance Entwistle, London