Magical Figure

Songe people, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa, Africa

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19th-20th century

Wood, brass studs, iron, animal hair, and cloth

Overall: 11 13/16 in. (30 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

990.53.27168

Geography/Culture

Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Correspondences: African Sculpture at the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 12, 1996-March 2, 1997.

Provenance

Harry A. Franklin, about 1950; to Valerie Franklin (daughter), 1983; given to present collection, 1990.

Old Number

A0102

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