Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Funerary post (aloalo)
Late 19th – early 20th century
Mahafaly people, Madagascar
Wood
H: 156; W: 18; D: 20 cm
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Shipman, Toorak, Australia
Accession number: B96.0600
 
 

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

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