Seated woman suckling an infant

Made:
1880-1910 in Nigeria
maker:
Yoruba people

Carved and painted wooden figure of seated woman suckling one infant with second child tucked into fold at back of skirt, possibly Odudua, Yoruba, Nigerian, 1880-1910

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A9800
type:
statue religion (tribal), female, religion (tribal), statue
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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