University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-12-175
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Punu
Lumbo
Provenience: Gabon
Loango
Ogooue River
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Cicatrisation
Height: 25.5 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929

Description

Ogowe Type. Face whitened, edge with black, Eyebrows black, ears white, hair black, lips and cicatrization red. Headdress of type 29-12-171 and -173. Fce marks: vertical row of threee (red) scars i middle of forehead


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1987 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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