Figurative Whistle, 19th or 20th century

  • Chokwe, African

Wood

  • Overall: 3 3/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/4 inches (9.5 × 3.8 × 3.2 cm)

Gift of Dede and Oscar Feldman

2011.138

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Chokwe
  • Wood
  • Whistle
  • Figure (representation)
  • Chokwe
  • Angola
  • Zaire
  • Face (animal or human component)

Dede and Oscar Feldman (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA)

2012-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Chokwe, African, Figurative Whistle, 19th or 20th century, wood. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dede and Oscar Feldman, 2011.138.