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Figure of Standing Female

Arts of Africa

CULTURE Ngbaka
MEDIUM Wood, iron
DATES 19th-early 20th century
DIMENSIONS 6 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (17.1 x 4.4 x 4.4 cm)
COLLECTIONS Arts of Africa
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 22.474
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Female figure standing with legs apart, each terminating in triangular-shaped blocks. Iron necklace around base of neck. Lower torso covered with small circular indentations. Incised geometric lines criss-cross on back of blocky head. Eye sockets are recessed. CONDITION: Chipped.
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