Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Reliquary figure on a lid (byeri)
Late 19th – early 20th century
Fang people, Gabon
Bark, wood, brass tacks, cane
H: 37; W: 17; Diam: 20 cm
Gift of Lawrence Gussman, Scarsdale, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum, in memory of Catherine R. Gussman
Accession number: B97.0005
 
 

Publications:
Newton, Douglas, African and Oceanic Art in Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, English

Exhibition:
Highlights of the Collection: African and Oceanic Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir