University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:30-10-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Senufo
Nafaras
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Painted
Iconography:Crocodile
Antelope
Turtles
Hornbills
Mask
Height: 121.92 cm
Width: 95.25 cm
Thickness: 3.175 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Sumner Healey, 1930

Description

Wooden door of chief's dwelling, carved and painted.


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 Gallery ( Aug 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987) View Objects in Exhibition
African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 12View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 46-47View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: A10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 1View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Coon, Carleton S. & Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. The University Museum Bulletin. 21 (4) Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] Wieschhoff, H. A. The African Collections of The University Museum Vol.: Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 49View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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