University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-191
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bakota
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Copper
Brass
Wood
Copper Alloy
Height: 43cm
Width: 29.5cm
Depth: 8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number034 - Cast Number

Description

Reliquary Guardian Figure like 29-12-189.

Museum Bulletin 21 (1957) pp 50-1


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957)View Objects in Exhibition
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 Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 82-84View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News. : Page/Fig./Plate: A13View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] 1965. Reproductions. : Page/Fig./Plate: 7View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 51View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] : Page/Fig./Plate: 165View Objects cited in this Publication

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