University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:57-11-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Senufo
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Iron
Wood
Height: 53.34 cm
Width: 33.02 cm
Depth: 0 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Webster Plass, 1957

Description

Arabic type doorlock surmounted by horse with rider. Typically Arabic circular motif decorates the lock itself; stylized legs attached at bottom.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Plass, Margaret, and Coon, Carleton S. Dec 1957. "African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 21. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings.. Cleveland. The Galleries at Cleveland State University. pg. 286 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 10/Fig. 1-23View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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