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: 70cm
Width: 28cm
Depth: 27cm
Outside Diameter:23cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Vignier, 1919
Other Number192-10 - 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. : Page/Fig./Plate: 148View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 21View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 22View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. (3): 21-26. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 24View Objects cited in this Publication

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