Democratic Republic of the Congo
Wood, fiber, pigment, raffia
12 x 10 x 11 in (30.48 x 25.4 x 27.94 cm)
Museum purchase, Women's Volunteer Committee Fund
Sadie and Oliver Billion Gallery, African Art; Wall Case 8
Sharp geometric face carved in wood with protruding, downward facing eyes. Abstract design representative of scarification on forehead and cheeks. Hair tight to head, made of woven raffia. Cloth backing down back of neck area.