Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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figure of an ibex?
  • unknown maker from Kenya
  • figure of an ibex?, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Kenya
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 20.5 x 8.5 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 1/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6971

The wooden carving is a deer-like animal, possibly an ibex, with vertical horns. He stands with his head turned toward the rear. There is brown and light natural color in the wood grain.