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Sculpture

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Object Number:AF3668
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Paint
Iconography:Man
Priest?
Book
Height: 39.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:27584 - Field No SF

Description

Painted wooden figurine representing a preacher (?) holding an open book against the middle of his body with both hands. Ears, facial features are in a crude south Yoruban style.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Journal] Crownover, David J. "The Pink People" Vol.: Vol. 2, No. 3.. The University Museum Bulletin. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 34; Figure 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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