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Female Figure

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Artist Unknown (Tabwa)

Date

c. 1890

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Female Figure, Artist Unknown (Tabwa)
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Medium: Sculpture | Wood, glass beads, cord
Size: 20 x 4-15/16 x 5-1/4 in. (50.8 x 12.5 x 13.3 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Tabwa, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: standing female figure with knees slightly bent; triangular breasts; diamond and lines on stomach; long hair; 2 strands of multicolored beads around neck
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ulrich Acquisition Fund
Accession Number: 2001.1.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009