University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-69
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Height: 43.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929


Hard wood, colored dark brown, except eyeballs, inner lips, and the inside of rectangular region of mouth. Face marks: three groups of small scars in a row across the upper forehead; Three broken lines radiating from point on outer edge of orbit; two parallel lines across cheek; two oblong groups os small scars in line obliquely from near nostril to edge of lower jaw. Female is on stool with girdle of multi colored beads.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[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: 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] Wieschhoff, H. A. The African Collections of The University Museum Vol.: Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 50View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wingert, Paul S. 1948. African Negro Sculpture. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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