University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 29-12-67
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Baule
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Woman
Children
Height: 46.6cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number 01 - Cast Number

Description

Woman with two children. Spirit figure. Coloured black except eyeballs of woman. Face marks: 3 broken lines radiating from point on outer edge of orbit. She supports one child on back with left hand; right hand supports the other whom she is breast feeding.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1987 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
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