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Door Panel
Door Panel
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Carved Wood With White And Red Natural Pigments
Dimensions:
106.7 x 29.8 x 6.4 cm (42 x 11 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Tsogho
Provenance:

James Willis

Accession Number:
2007.76.1
Acquisition Date:
2007-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift from the Blossom and Dwight Strong Collection

Exhibition History:

Emblems of Passage, SF Craft and Folk Art Museum, 2002

lower carved abstract face
center criss-cross pattern in alternating bands
top abstract symbolic figure

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