The Equestrian Image

February 17, 1984 – April 8, 1984

National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC

Focus Gallery, 3rd Floor, 318 A St., NE Floor Plan

On view is a brass sculpture that served as a finial on a large iron staff, an emblem of leadership called a "sono" by the peoples of Guinea-Bissau in West Africa.