University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF5189
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Maritime Congo
Height: 66 cm
Width: 17 cm
Depth: 15 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1924
Other Number:3 - Field No SF


In wood painted white (forehead), yellow (face and stripe down front of body), dark brown, and red (lower leg). Peculiar scooping-out to render face region. Cf. AF5188 (male counterpart of this female figure).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986) 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
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1958 - 31 Dec 1958) View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 132-133View 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: A2View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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