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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

Hamba Mukishi Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Angola, Chokwe

20th century

circa 1920

2005/1.206

wood, string

rank 6.85291

figure

Bwaka Figure

Artist Unknown, African

2003/2.45

wood, rope, beads, and hair

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.145/1986_2.145.JPG

Standing Hornbill

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Bobo

20th century

circa 1950

1986/2.145

brass

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1982-sl-1.276/1982_1.276.JPG

Kneeling Female Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

circa 1950

1982/1.276

carved and painted wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.147/1985_1.147.JPG

Female Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

circa 1925

1985/1.147

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1984-sl-2.82/1984_2.82.JPG

Standing anthropomorphic figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

circa 1950

1984/2.82

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.136/1985_1.136.JPG

Standing Male Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

circa 1925

1985/1.136

carved wood, chicken feathers and blood patination

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2004-sl-2.25/2004_2_25.JPG

Standing Female Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

2004/2.25

clay

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2004-sl-2.24/2004_2_24.JPG

Standing Female Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

2004/2.24

clay

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2003-sl-2.37/2003_2_37.JPG

Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi?

2003/2.37

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1971-sl-1.187/1971_1.187FULL.JPG

Fetish Idol

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Ekoi

20th century

1900-1971

1971/1.187

carved wood, antelope skin and vegetable pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.227/2005_1_227.JPG

Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Bekalebwe

19th century

circa 1890

2005/1.227

wood, copper, metal tacks, leather, snakeskin, raffia, vegetable fiber cloth

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.228/2005_1_228.JPG

Nkishi Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Bekalebwe

19th century

circa 1850

2005/1.228

wood, vegetable fiber, animal skin, glass, beads, seed pod, metal and wooden bel

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.187/1985_1.187.JPG

Reliquary figure (muzidi)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Bembe

Cloth figure of a human, bound around human remains. The figure is in a seated position with arms outstretched. The torso and neck are cylindrical and elongated.

19th century

circa 1890

1985/1.187

dyed woven cotton cloth, vegetable fiber, cane, wood pegs, human remains

rank 6.85291

figure

Female Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Bembe

19th century

circa 1870

2005/1.196.1

wood, tukula powder, fiber, dried fruit, metal hook, animal hair, shell, resin

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1981-sl-2.166/1981_2.166FRONT.JPG

Scepter Finial

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Bembe?

20th century

circa 1920

1981/2.166

carved ivory

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.226/2005_1_226.JPG

Kabeja Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Hemba

19th century

circa 1870

2005/1.226

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.222/2005_1_222.JPG

Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kusu

20th century

circa 1930

2005/1.222

wood, cowrie shells, string, animal skin, cloth

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1991-sl-2.108/1991_2.108.JPG

Maternity Figure—Cibola Cult

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Lulua

20th century

1900-1990

1991/2.108

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1984-sl-1.312/1984_1.312.JPG

Baton

African, Congo (Zaire), Nkutchu (Kuba)

20th century

1900-1984

1984/1.312

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.35/2001_2.35.JPG

Staff

African, Congo (Zaire), Songye

2001/2.35

wood with metal

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.229/2005_1_229.JPG

Power Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Songye

20th century

circa 1940

2005/1.229

wood, civet and monkey skin, woven vegetable fiber, feathers, seed pods, animal

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1982-sl-1.263/1982_1.263.JPG

Half-figure Fetish

African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

20th century

circa 1900-1920

1982/1.263

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.259/1987_1.259.JPG

Bellows surmounted by human head

African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

20th century

1900-1987

1987/1.259

wood and leather

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.58/1985_2.58.JPG

Twin Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

20th century

1900-1985

1985/2.58

wood, metal coin and glass beads

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.108/1986_2.108.JPG

Female half-figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

20th century

circa 1925

1986/2.108

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.157.1/1987_1.157.1.JPG

Ancestor figure (female in Manda style)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

Carved wooden figure of a human. The torso, neck and head make an elongated cylinder along the certical axis. The hands rest at its sides near the umbilicus. The hair, face, hands, genitals, and feet are detailed.

circa 1920

1987/1.157.1

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.157.2/1987_1.157.2.JPG

Ancestor figure (female in Manda style)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

Carved wooden figure of a human. The torso, neck and head make an elongated cylinder along the certical axis. The hands rest at its sides near the umbilicus. The hair, face, hands, genitals, and feet are detailed.

circa 1920

1987/1.157.2

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.157.3/1987_1.157.3.JPG

Ancestor figure (male in Manda style)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

Carved wood figure of a human. The figure's torso, neck, and head are cyclindrical and elongated on the vertical axis. The figure's arms rest by its umbilicus, which protrudes slightly. Details of the hair, face, hands, genitals, and feet are carved in. The figure is incised with symmetrical, zigzag-ing lines.

circa 1920

1987/1.157.3

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1993-sl-2.66/1993_2.66.JPG

Maternity Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Vili

19th century

19th century

1993/2.66

polychromed wood, porcelain, glass beads, and cloth

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.179/2005_1_179.JPG

Nkisi Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Vili

19th century

circa 1850

2005/1.179

wood, metal tack, glass chips, resin

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.211/2005_1.211.JPG

Standing Female Figure as a Cup

African, Congo (Zaire), Wongo

20th century

circa 1920

2005/1.211

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.184/2005_1.184.JPG

Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Yombe

19th century

circa 1885

2005/1.184

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.236/2005_1.236.JPG

Yanda Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Zande

20th century

circa 1910

2005/1.236

wood, pigment, woven fiber, beads, metal

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.237/2005_1.237.JPG

Yanda Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Zande

19th century

circa 1880

2005/1.237

wood, cloth, metal

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.186/1985_1.186.JPG

Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Zombo

20th century

circa 1900-1925

1985/1.186

wood, cotton cloth, fiber, seed pod, and animal skin

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1984-sl-1.257/1984_1.257.JPG

Maternity Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire),Yombe?

Possibly 20th century

circa 1900

1984/1.257

carved wood, mounted on base

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1984-sl-1.263/1984_1.263.JPG

Male Figure

Artist Unknown, African, French Congo, Teke

20th century

circa 1925

1984/1.263

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.149/1985_1.149.JPG

Standing Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Ghana, Akan (Fante)

20th century

circa 1950

1985/1.149

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.302/1997_1.302.JPG

Seated Maternity Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Ghana, Akan

20th century

20th century

1997/1.302

carved wood with blue, green and red pigments

rank 6.85291

figure

Ewe Standing Female Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Ghana, Akan

2005/1.258

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Male Figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Hemba

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.142

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1981-sl-2.142/1981_2.142.JPG

Ancestral Shrine Figure (Female)

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1940

1981/2.142

carved inoko wood and kaolin

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.174/1983_2.174.JPG

Figure of Woman sitting nursing baby

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.174

Pottery with white pigment

rank 6.85291

figure

Figure of a Man sitting with hands on knees

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.173

ceramic

rank 6.85291

figure

Figure of a Man sitting with a rifle

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.175

Pottery

rank 6.85291

figure

Figure of Woman Sitting Nursing Baby

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.176

Pottery

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.87/1985_1.87.JPG

Ancestral Shrine Figure (Male)

African, Nigeria, Ibo

20th century

circa 1940

1985/1.87

carved wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.192/1983_2.192.JPG

Female Figure

African, Nigeria, Ibo

n.d.

1983/2.192

wood

rank 6.85291

figure

Full Record: x-1971-sl-2.30/1971_2.30.JPG

Ape Deity (M'Botumbo)

Artist Unknown, African, Ivory Coast, District of Bouake,Village of Yamoussoukro, Baule

20th century

1900-1971

1971/2.30

wood with patination of blood, eggshell and pitch

rank 6.85291

figure