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Reliquary Guardian Figure

Object Number:29-12-241
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bakota
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Copper
Brass
Wood
Height: 45.5 cm
Width: 31 cm
Depth: 8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929

Description

Reliquary Guardian Figure like 29-12-189. Long lozenge, truncated at both ends, partly desctroyed by ants, has central area decorated with group of bosses, now mostly destroyed (four remain).

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