Baule. <em>Heddle Pulley with Female Figure</em>, 19th century. Engraved wood, 11 x 3 x 2 3/4 in. (27.9 x 7.6 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.814. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.814_front_PS5.jpg)

Heddle Pulley with Female Figure


Medium: Engraved wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 11 x 3 x 2 3/4 in. (27.9 x 7.6 x 7 cm)


Accession Number: 22.814

Image: CUR.22.814_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pulley, wooden, surmounted by female figure. Arms rendered in an angular Senufo-like style, but most of the characteristics are Baule. Condition: Cracked.

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