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Funerary screen

Artist

Artist Unknown

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G250
Funerary screen, Artist Unknown
Memorial Screen: Gallery Label - Current
Duein Fubara (Memorial Screen):
: Ijo Duen Fobara, or Ancestor Screen
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Medium: Funerary Goods | Wood, raffia, pigment
Size: 37 1/2 x 28 x 9 3/4 in. (95.3 x 71.1 x 24.8 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Culture: Kalabari Culture, Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: Ekine Society Memorial Screen (called 'Duen Fobar'); wood and raffia with traces of pigment Nigeria,Ijo Tribe,late XIXc.Abonnema Village
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 74.22
Artist: Artist Unknown, French, 1485 - about 1556
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1485 - about 1556
Added to Site: February 28, 2009