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Object Number: AF3652
Current Location: Imagine Africa
Currently On Display
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Man
Height: 35cm
Width: 17.5cm
Depth: 16.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number25124 - Field No SF

Description

Painted wooden male figurine in south Yoruban style. Wearing shorts and a short sleeved jacket. Seated on a stool with hands on knees. Three "lozenge" scars on each cheek.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1954 - 31 Dec 1954)View Objects in Exhibition
Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)View Objects in Exhibition

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