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Wooden figure wearing a crested helmet. The figure has a wedge-shaped beard, and a flat piece of glass in one of the eyes. There is an empty rectangular hollow in the figure's stomach.

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figure (art)
nn5942
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
common name:  wooden figure
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  figure (art)

Additional maker information
Malet, A. H.
Place
Central Africa, Africa; Zaire, Central Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  Central Africa 
made or collected: possibly Democratic Republic of the Congo 
Collector
Malet, A.H.
Additional collector information
collector:  Malet, A. H. 
Culture
Yeke
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Yeke 

Materials & techniques
wood; glass
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)
material: glass (overall)
Measurements
overall: 430 x 105 x 100 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 430 x 105 x 100 mm

Provenance
previous owner:  Malet, A. H. 


Related subjects
object name (Horniman Ethno.): figures (art)
material: glass
material: wood
maker or user: Yeke

Record created 2000-01-22 by JPUNNETT
Record last updated 2013-09-25 by LCRONIN