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Fetish

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Object Number:
AF659
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Bahuana
Provenience:
Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Technique:
Carved
Description:
Cephalomorphic wooden peg fetish; front of face has deteoriated; four vertical grooves carved on the top of the head, representing hair; long neck; bulging protrusion in center of body of peg, tapering towards the base; hole through side of head. Probably used as doll.
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
152   -   Other Number

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