University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF5117
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Baule
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Ox
Height: 70 cm
Width: 28 cm
Depth: 27 cm
Outside Diameter:23 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Vignier, 1919
Other Number:192-10 - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Represents head of ox with teeth of a carnivore. Muzzle and horns project horizontally. Opening to take top of head.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Boyer, Alain-Michel. 2008. Baule: Visions of Africa Series.. Milan. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 148View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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: 21View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture.. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 22View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Biro, Yaelle. 2012. "From Africa to New York: History and Genres of African Works in the United States During the 1910s and 1920s". Tribal Art Magazine. no. 3. pg. 21-26 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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