Bow Stand (Nsakakabemba)
Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
15 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (38.7 x 14 x 7 cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Luba. Bow Stand (Nsakakabemba), late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, 15 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (38.7 x 14 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1347. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1347_front_PS5.jpg)
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Wooden image of a woman standing. Three pronglike projections at top of head. CONDITION: Feet broken, one prong missing, body cracked.
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