University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-75
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Baule
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Length: 19.5cm
Width: 5.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number029 - Cast Number

Description

Wooden heddle-pulley, with respresentation of human head surmounted by an animal. Coloured black. Face marks: row of scare between eye and ear and between eyebrows.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 23View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Wieschhoff, H. A. The African Collections of The University Museum Vol.: Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 39View Objects cited in this Publication

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