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Standing Female Ancestor Figure
Standing Female Ancestor Figure
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 3 1/8 (37.5 x 6.7 x 7.9 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Dogon
Provenance:

Acquired from George Rodrigues

Accession Number:
1999.142.44
Acquisition Date:
1999-12-09
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann

armless, standing figure
encrusted wood

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