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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:AF5360
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mangbetu
Provenience: Zaire
Section:African
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Head
Height: 28.5 cm
Width: 15.5 cm
Outside Diameter:15 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Alfred M. Collins, 1925
Other Number: 033 - Cast Number

Description

Antropomorphic. Human head with elongated skull and up-swept coiffure.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Magnificent Objects (06 May 2004 - Mar 2005) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17, fig. 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Wieschhoff, H. A. 1945. "The African Collections of The University Museum: Introduction". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 11. no. 1-2. pg. 7-8 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 28, fig. 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1932. "The African Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 3. no. 6. pg. 145-171 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 162-163, pl. VIIIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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