Inhambe, female figure.
Probably the oldest known.
Tiv, Nigeria.
Second half of 18th / early 19th century.
Radiocarbon C14.
H. cm. 75,5.
Provenance :
Old French collection.
Yves Créhalet collection, Paris.
Published in « Treize charmes d’Afrique » by Yves Créhalet with the poems by Pierre Amrouche and photos by Luc Berthier, Editions Présence Africaine, Paris, 2012.