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Object Number: 29-12-171
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Punu
Lumbo
Provenience: Gabon
Ogowe River Region
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Iconography:Cicatrisation
Height: 32.6cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number163 - Other Number

Description

Like 29-12-170. This has small triangular forward extention of hair at top of forehead, and red stripe along forehead edge of ahir. Hole has been bored through from crown into concavity of mask. Ogowe type


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] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 88View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Coon, Carleton S. & Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. The University Museum Bulletin. 21 (4) Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 55View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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