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Effigy Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Mali or Nigeria)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Terra cotta
Size: 18 x 15 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. (45.7 x 39.4 x 39.4 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Mali or Nigeria
Culture: Africa, Mali or Nigeria
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: 3 upper bodies of figures extending up from vessel shoulder, reaching backward to hold rim; bust of woman on cover; dark patina
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Howard and Eunice Gelb
Accession Number: 2001.269.1a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009