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Sculpture

Object Number:29-12-109
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Fang
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Brass
Iconography:Female
Height: 39 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number:108 - Other Number

Description

Female, seated. Wood. Eyeholes, lower part of body, legs, hair blackened (by charring?). Brass strip applied between eye and ear, and brass collar partly surrounds neck over band of red. String of glass beads about neck.

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