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Object Number: 29-94-12
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Badjok
Provenience: Angola
Kasai District
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Length: 60cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number010 - Cast Number

Description

Wooden prestige staff. Head with elaborate mitre-like headdress, representing a chief.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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
African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Fleckner, Uwe. 2008. The Invention of the 20th Century: Carl Einstein and the Avant-Gardes. : Page/Fig./Plate: 112-113View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 137View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: Title PageView Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Wieschhoff, H. A. The African Collections of The University Museum Vol.: Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 23View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] : Page/Fig./Plate: 155View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Hall, H. U. "Congo and West African Woodcarvings" Vol.: Vil. XIV, No. 1. : Page/Fig./Plate: 68, 71, 73View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Kochnitzky, Leon. 1958. Negro Art in Belgian Congo. 91. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 75View Objects cited in this Publication

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