University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 57-11-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Senufo
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Height: 53.34cm
Width: 33.02cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Webster Plass, 1957

Description

Arabic type doorlock surmounted by horse with rider. Typically Arabic circular motif decorates the lock itself; stylized legs attached at bottom.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 11View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 10/Fig. 1-23View Objects cited in this Publication

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