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Sculpture

Object Number:2013-12-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Nigeria
Ikot Ekpene
Maker: Thomsen Akpan
Date Made: -1986
Early Date: 1986
Late Date: 1986
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Human figures
Snake
Boat
Canoe
Height: 28 cm
Length: 49 cm
Width: 25 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Kate and Shapoor Pourshariati, 2013
Other Number:TC-2013-10-1 - Old Loan Number

Description

Painted wood boat with seven passenger. Mami Wata riding a canoe flanked by six devotees/paddlers, made by Thomsen Akpan of Ikot Ekpene Nigeria, circa 1986.

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