Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner

Seated ancestor figure
ca. late 19th century – early 20th century
Bamum people, Cameroon
Wood, cloth, glass beads
H: 64.5; W: 19; D: 14 cm
Gift of Renée and Chaim Gross, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B76.0291

Shafir, Dorit, Hidden Power in African Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2014

Hidden Power in African Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Modern Art, 21/05/2014 - 17/01/2015

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