University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF3657
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Nigeria
Cross River
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number27581 - Field No SF


Wooden figurine painted white except for hair. Two raised discs on forehead and each temple, which are black, together with the eyes. Neck carved with rings, red yellow and black. Crouching posture, arms bent. Hole in the top of head, two holes for insertion of nipples (missing).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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 Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 74-75View Objects cited in this Publication

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