Porpianong (Horn BIll)

Senufo people, Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Africa

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20th century

Wood and pigment

Overall: 30 x 8 1/2 in. (76.2 x 21.59 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Joseph A. Wilkes, Class of 1941, and Winthrop W. Faulkner

S.973.242

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Cote d'Ivoire

Period

20th century

Object Name

Animal Figure

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

African Art: A Teaching Exhibition, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 44, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 31-December 6, 1998.

Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Anthropology 44, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 29-December 18, 1994.

The Ritual Context of African Art, Dartmouth College Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May-September 1975.

Recent Acquistions, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 17-27, 1974.

Provenance

Joseph A. Wilkes (1919-2010, Class of 1941) and Winthrop W. Faulkner (1931-2004) [Architectural partners]; given to present collection, 1973.

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