Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Protection and divination effigy
Late 19th – early 20th century
Mumuye people, Nigeria
Wood
H: 130; W: 15.5; D: 17 cm
The Arthur and Madeleine Chalette Lejwa Collection, bequeathed by Madeleine Chalette Lejwa, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B00.0901
 
 

Publications:
Apter-Gabriel, Ruth (Ed.), The Arthur and Madeleine Chalette Lejwa Collection in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2005

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