University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 80-12-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Dan
Provenience: Liberia
Date Made: 19th century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from Saku Sillah, 1980

Description

Ceremonial medicine gown. Worn by hunters for protection. Accented by fetish materials. /28


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