University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-94-136
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Zaire
Section:African
Materials:Clay
Wood
Iconography:Man
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Black clay (do not wash). Hollow. Face polished; otherwise textile surface. Head shaved; eyeballs and nostrils pierced; long pierced ear lobes. Enveloping cape; feet flat; wide armband incised behind right hand which holds large wooden spear; left hand not shown. Foot broken off. Same group of people as 29-94-135.


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