University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-227
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Bakota
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Copper
Brass
Wood
Height: 48.7cm
Width: 22cm
Depth: 6.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929

Description

Reliquary Guardian Figure like 29-12-189. Lozenge scored with oblique lines on each side of median ridge 21.7 cm.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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: 28View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 82-84View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. : Page/Fig./Plate: 1, A13View Objects cited in this Publication

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