University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-241
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Bakota
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Copper
Brass
Wood
Height: 45.5cm
Width: 31cm
Depth: 8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929

Description

Reliquary Guardian Figure like 29-12-189. Long lozenge, truncated at both ends, partly desctroyed by ants, has central area decorated with group of bosses, now mostly destroyed (four remain).


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