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Seated figure
Seated figure
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood With Black Surface Coating, Resin, Porcelain
Dimensions:
8 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/8 (21.6 x 8.9 x 7.9 cm)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Kongo People
Accession Number:
59.12.11
Acquisition Date:
1959-06-01
Credit Line:

Gift of the Estate of Henry J. Crocker

This Nkisi figure is seated in a meditative pose. Its eyes are colored white.

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