University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF5154
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bena Lulua (uncertain)
Pende
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Lulua River
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Cicatrisation
Height: 17 cm
Width: 11.5 cm
Depth: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1924
Other Number:77 - Field Number SF
1250 - Other Number
6607-36 - Other Number
021 - Cast Number

Description

Headrest in the form of a standing human figure.


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 Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995 - 11 Sep 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 112View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dougherty, Frank. 21 Nov 1986. African Sculpture, in Philadelphia Daily News.. pg. 1-15 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: A15View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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