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Female Figure

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Artist Unknown (Tabwa)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Female Figure, Artist Unknown (Tabwa)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood
Size: 4 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (11.1 x 3.5 x 4.4 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Tabwa, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription [ROC153495 (partially illegible)], in black, on back of mount
Physical Description: Standing female figure with long hair; scarifications on face, breasts and stomach; hands on stomach; hole in PR foot for attachment to mount
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of John and Barbara Buxton
Accession Number: 99.140
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009