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Artist Unknown


1000 BCE-300 CE

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G254
Head, Artist Unknown
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Medium: Sculpture | Terracotta
Size: 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (excluding attached base); 9 3/4 x 4 x 4 in. (24.77 x 10.16 x 10.16 cm) (including attached base)
Creation Place: Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Culture: Nok Culture, Africa, Nigeria, West Africa region
Style: 5th century B.C.-A.D. 6th century
Physical Description: head with large features and wide eyes; hair styled in 4 buns
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from Darwin and Geri Reedy
Accession Number: 2002.27.16
Artist: Artist Unknown, French, 1485 - about 1556
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1485 - about 1556
Added to Site: February 28, 2009