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Object Number:
81-11-3
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Bapende
Provenience:
Kasai District
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Grass
Description:
Continuous black eyebrow and a vertical black stripe on the forehead as well as a horizontal stripe on each cheek. The lips and nostrils are also stained black. There is a streak of white pigment across the forehead. A wig of black and natural grass is tied on, and a horn is attached to the wig. A strip of woven grass cloth is attached to the chin.
Credit Line:
Found in Collection
Other Number:
58-17-?   -   Original Number

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