Figurative Whistle, 19th or 20th century

  • Chokwe, African

Wood

  • Framed: 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)

Provenance

Dede and Oscar Feldman (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA); 2012-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

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