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Male equestrian figure
Male equestrian figure
Maker:
Date:
Early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
14 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 8 1/4 (36.8 x 15.9 x 21 cm)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Kongo People
Accession Number:
1997.1.3
Acquisition Date:
1997-04-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Dwight and Blossom Strong

man in European dress with unbottomed waistcoat, wearing a flat fedora hat. Large, naturalistic face, riding on higly stylized, small horse, surmounting a flattened, circualr vessel.

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