Illegally Trafficked Djenné Figurines in Boston Museum Will Return to Mali

Unidentified Djenné artist, “Figure of an Ewe” (13th–15th century), terracotta, lent by William E. Teel (all images courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston) Two ancient Djenné terracotta figurines, believed to be illicitly removed and trafficked in the 1980s, will be repatriated by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) after representatives from the museum and … Read more