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Fetish

Object Number:
69-2-1
Current Location:
Africa Gallery
Culture:
Bateke
Teke
Provenience:
Zaire
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Iconography:
Man
Cicatrisation
Description:
Wooden. Standing male figure; no arms; blood and mud encrusted around middle; magic removed from square cavity.
Credit Line:
Purchased from George Rodriquez

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)
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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 Gallery ( Aug 1995)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 94
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[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. : Page/Fig./Plate: A12
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