University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-59-11
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Mangolo
Provenience: Angola
Kwango River
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 24.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry C. Mercer, 1927
Other Number19555 - Other Number
29 - Field No SF

Description

Wood. Figure in sitting position; arms are bent and elbows rest on knees which are unnaturally high; arms support head; hands and feet not distinguished. Hole in right shoulder. From Soba Marimba.


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

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 15View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 136View Objects cited in this Publication

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