Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner

Body mask: young pregnant woman (njorowe)
Early 20th century
Makonde people, Tanzania
Wood, cloth, rope, paint
L: 50.3; W: 20.5 cm
Gift of Ellen and Jerome L. Stern, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B06.2375
 
 


Exhibition:
Out of Body: Fragmentation in Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Palevsky Design Pavilion, 04/12/2013 - 05/04/2014

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