Sculpture of a Pair of Antelopes

MO 63.483.1a-b
Sculpture of a Pair of Antelopes
Maker unknown
Nigeria, Africa
12 1/2" x 5"
Pair of antelopes carved from blonde-colored wood with a smooth polished surface with visible grain. The antelopes' necks are twisted to the side. Carved at the front hooves of one of the antelopes is a reclining fawn.
Samuel L. Akintola, Premier of the Western Region of Nigeria
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-504a
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-504b
Donated to the United States