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DJENNE culture Inland Niger Delta, Mali
Male and female figures holding vessels 1250-1450 AD Place made: Mali
Creation Notes: Thermoluminescence test, Oxford, 1981: last firing between 1261 and 1451 AD
Materials & Technique: sculptures, ceremonial objects, terracotta ceramic
Dimensions: 30.0 h x 34.0 w x 20.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1979
Subject: African art
Provenance:
  • Philippe Guimiot, Brussels;
  • from whom bought by the Australian National Gallery, November 1984