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Object Number:AF5187
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bena Lulua
Provenience: Zaire
Pool Malebo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Janus
Male
Female
Height: 24.2 cm
Width: 8.8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1924
Other Number:18 - Field No SF

Description

Wood. Janus-like male and female.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987) View Objects in Exhibition
Sex: A History in 30 Objects (17 Oct 2015 - 31 Jul 2016) 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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 121View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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