University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-59-68
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bakongo (uncertain)
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Brass
Iconography:Female
Height: 46.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry C. Mercer, 1927
Other Number69 - Field No SF
19545 - Other Number
036 - Cast Number

Description

Wood, polished. Female. "Hair on head attached by brass headed nails:" - only the nails remain. Nails for eyeballs.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)View Objects in Exhibition
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