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Object Number:
AF1330
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Baluba
Warua
Barua
Provenience:
Zaire
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Plant Fiber
Iconography:
Woman
Description:
Female wooden figure; vertical oblong shaped head; oval shaped eyes with slit across center; cone shaped nose; closed mouth; incised hair line; ears protrude slightly from side; ringed, cylindrical neck; hands to side of chest; ornamentally incised around abdomen; twisted fiber tied loosley around waist; knees slightly bent. Of soft wood.
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
3   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990)
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African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 131
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