University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-92
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Baga (uncertain)
Provenience: Guinea
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Glass
Iconography:Woman
Height: 47.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929

Description

Wood. colored black. Female. Forearms joined under chin. Necklace, girdle, anklet (left), of beads.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)View Objects in Exhibition
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: 29View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 32-33View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. : Page/Fig./Plate: A14View Objects cited in this Publication

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