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Object Number:
AF5174
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Zaire
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Iron
Iconography:
Man
Description:
Wooden, eyes inlaid with glass (inlay of both eyes missing). Top of head formerly covered with cap of resinous substance; similar concretion which formerly occupied front of body also removed - after which four nails have been driven into this area. Only upper arms represented, against sides; in depressions which mark off arms from trunk two holes have been bored. A hole also in region of genitalia and in middle of pedestal.
Height:
22cm
Width:
7.5cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from William O. Oldman
Other Number:
60   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990)
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African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 97
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