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Reliquary Guardian Figure

Object Number:29-12-246
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bakota
Provenience: Gabon
Section:African
Materials:Copper
Brass
Wood
Height: 38.5 cm
Width: 26 cm
Depth: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929

Description

Reliquary Guardian Figure like 29-12-189, but direction of horns rather resembles 29-12-245, and device on back consists of two groups of three vertical ridges each, one above the others.

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