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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support Primary Object Type
Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.193/1983_2.193.JPG

Soldier figure

African, West Africa, Kamba

Carved wooden figure of a soldier. The general shape is cyclindrical and elongated on the vertical axis. The helmet, uniform, and gun are styled after WW2 era armaments. The jacket, gun, and face are detailed.

20th century

1900-1983

1983/2.193

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.91/1985_2.91.JPG

Quadruped

African, Tanzania, Karagwe

19th century

circa 1850

1985/2.91

iron

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1981-sl-2.144/1981_2.144.JPG

Circumcision Figure?

Artist Unknown, African, Liberia, Bassa?

20th century

circa 1940

1981/2.144

carved and painted wood, metal teeth and raffia

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.16/1971_2.16.JPG

Sculpture for Jo or Gwa Society

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Bamana

Probably 20th century

20th century

1971/2.16

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Bambara

2005/1.251

iron

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.55/1985_2.55.JPG

Horse and Rider

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Djenne

13th or 14th century

13th century - 14th century

1985/2.55

bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.24/1971_2.24.JPG

Female Ancestor Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Dogon

20th century

1900-1971

1971/2.24

carved wood, patination, blood, millet, egg shell

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1984-sl-1.271/1984_1.271.JPG

Standing Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Dogon

20th century

circa 1940

1984/1.271

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.79/1983_2.79.JPG

Horse and Rider

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Dogon

20th century

circa 1960

1983/2.79

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1982-sl-1.275/1982_1.275.JPG

Standing Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Chamba

20th century

circa 1920

1982/1.275

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Idoma

2005/1.253

wood, polychrome, beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2003-sl-2.47/2003_2.47.JPG

Ikenga

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Igbo

2003/2.47

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.15/1978_2.15.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

1900-1978

1978/2.15

carved wood and pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.190/1983_2.190.JPG

Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

1900-1983

1983/2.190

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.191/1983_2.191.JPG

Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

1900-1983

1983/2.191

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.92/1985_2.92.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925

1985/2.92

carved wood, iron, and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.113/1986_2.113.JPG

Twin Figures (Ibeji)

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.113

carved wood and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.114/1986_2.114.JPG

Female Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.114

carved wood and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.115/1986_2.115.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.115

carved wood, glass beads, blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.116/1986_2.116.JPG

Female Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.116

carved wood, glass beads, blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.117/1986_2.117.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1915-1940

1986/2.117

carved wood and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.118/1986_2.118.JPG

Female Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.118

carved wood, glass beads, blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.119/1986_2.119.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.119

carved wood and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.120/1986_2.120.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.120

carved wood, blue coral beads, blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.121/1986_2.121.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure (Eshu as Ibeji)

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.121

carved wood, glass beads, blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.122/1986_2.122.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.122

carved wood, glass beads, blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.123/1986_2.123.JPG

Female Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.123

carved wood, blue coral and Venetian beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.124/1986_2.124.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.124

carved wood, glass beads, and blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.125/1986_2.125.JPG

Male Ibeji Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.125

wood, glass beads, brass and blue pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

2005/1.245

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Eshu Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Nigeria, Yoruba

2005/1.247

wood, cowrie shells, leather

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.33/2001_2.33.JPG

Display figure

Artist Unknown, African, Osei Bonsu, Asante (Akan) Peoples, Ghana

A poised, naturalistic male figure sits on a stool, holding an egg in his right hand, his left hand resting on his left knee. The head is round, almost egg-shaped, with a high, sloping forehead rising from pronounced eyebrows. The eyes are almond-shped, the nost long and slender, the mouth a small straight line. The neck is long and ringed. Its surface is smooth, and carefully finished, golden brown in color, though worn or mottled in places.

1900-1977

circa 1950

2001/2.33

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.16/1978_2.16.JPG

Pomdo Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Sierra Leone, Benin

20th century

1900-1978

1978/2.16

soapstone

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-1.159/1986_1.159.JPG

Divination figure

Artist Unknown, African, Sierra Leone, Pa Santigie Kahn, Temene

20th century

circa 1910

1986/1.159

wood and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.194/1983_2.194.JPG

Female Fertility Doll

Artist Unknown, African, South Africa, Shambala

20th century

1900-1983

1983/2.194

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2002-sl-1.214/2002_1.214.JPG

Black Fox

Fred Alten

1871-1945

Early 20th century

1912-1945

2002/1.214

carved and painted wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1961-sl-2.73/1961_2.73.JPG

Dvarapala: part of a Buddhist altar group

Artist Unknown, China

8th century

8th century

1961/2.73

gilt bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1961-sl-2.76/1961_2.76.JPG

Bodhisattva or royal donor figure: part of a Buddhist altar

Artist Unknown, China

618-907

1961/2.76

gilt bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-1.91/1964_1.91.JPG

Standing Buddha (or possibly Maitreya) in abhaya mudra, with flask in left hand

Artist Unknown, China

4th century

4th century

1964/1.91

bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-1.92/1964_1.92.JPG

Buddha, standing on a table-like pedestal, with a flame mandorla

Artist Unknown, China

4th century

4th century

1964/1.92

cast and incised bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.22/1964_2.22.JPG

Tianwang (Heavenly King; a Buddhist protective deity)

Artist Unknown, China

A small, thin, molded clay plaque with a bas-relief figure.

7th-9th century

9th century - 10th century

1964/2.22

terracotta, molded

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.95/1964_2.95.JPG

Buddhist Bronze, Kuan Yin

Artist Unknown, China

7th century

late 7th century

1964/2.95

gilt bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.96/1964_2.96.JPG

Buddha, seated, with mandorla and dais; inscription

Artist Unknown, China

6th century

515

1964/2.96

bronze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.67/1972_2.67.JPG

Sancai ware standing figure of a Central Asian groom

Artist Unknown, China

7th-11th century

618-907

1972/2.67

earthenware with sancai (three-color) glaze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.149/1987_1.149VW1.JPG

Horse and rider

Artist Unknown, China

7th century

early 7th century

1987/1.149

earthenware with pale straw glaze

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1984-sl-1.298/1984_1.298.JPG

Funerary sculpture of a court lady

Artist Unknown, China

8th century

early 8th century

1984/1.298

earthenware coated with white slip, traces of polychrome

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.24/1964_2.24OBV.JPG

Fragment of base of a seated Buddha, with incense burner, lion, and attendant

Artist Unknown, China

6th-7th century

circa 580 - 620

1964/2.24

marble

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1964-sl-2.25/1964_2.25.JPG

Drapery (fragment of a figure, possibly from thigh area)

Artist Unknown, China

7th-10th century

618-907

1964/2.25

Stone

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1991-sl-2.16/1991_2.16.JPG

Kneeling figure of a woman

Artist Unknown, China

7th century

early 7th century

1991/2.16

earthenware with traces of polychrome decoration

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1992-sl-2.3/1992_2.3.JPG

Candlestick holder in the shape of a person

Artist Unknown, China

1st century

1st century - 2nd century

1992/2.3

earthenware, red, with green lead glaze

rank 6.85291

figure