University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5361
Current Location: Out on loan
Provenience: Maritime Congo
Loango District
Yombe
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Brass
Nail
Mirror (uncertain)
Metal Fragment
Iconography:Male
Height: 83.3cm
Width: 41cm
Depth: 28.5cm

Description

Very old. Hard wood, worm eaten and weathered, most nail holes empty.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)View Objects in Exhibition
Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990)View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995)View Objects in Exhibition
African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1963 - 31 Dec 1963)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 100View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 15View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 75View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Hall, H. U. "A Congo Fetish or Divining Image" Vol.: Vol. XV, No. 1. : Page/Fig./Plate: 63View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Plass, Margaret B. 1959. Seven Metals of Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: C-1View Objects cited in this Publication

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