University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-138
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Gabon
Iconography:Guardian Spirit
Height: 24.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929


Wood, coloured black. Represents animal with mouth open showing teeth (?) everted along jaws, pendant pointed tongue

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mask Parade (31 Oct 1947)View Objects in Exhibition
African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957)View Objects in Exhibition


[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: 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1947. Masks. The University Museum Bulletin. 13:1 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 12View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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