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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support
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Brass Knife with Sheath

Artist Unknown, African

A long knife with a brass handle and its sheath. A dark brown rope is tied to the sheath, which has etched designs decorating it.

20th century

2010/2.8

brass

rank 0.00000

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Brass Knife

Artist Unknown, African

A long, curved brass knife.

20th century

2010/2.9

brass

rank 0.00000

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Brass Lock

Artist Unknown, African

A square, brass lock with a carving on one side. The key as geometric shapes instead of teeth.

20th century

2010/2.10

brass

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.11/2010_2.11.JPG

Silver Cuff Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African

A silver cuff bracelet that has a pin lock to keep it closed. The bracelet is decorated with silver beads.

20th century

2010/2.11

silver

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.12/2010_2.12.JPG

Silver Cuff Bracelet with Green and Yellow Decoration

Artist Unknown, African

A silver cuff bracelet with braided carvings and green and yellow decorations. A chain is attached to one side to keep it closed.

20th century

2010/2.12

silver

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.13/2010_2.13.JPG

Bracelet with Orange Beads and Metal Squares

Artist Unknown, African

a bracelet consisting of horizontal orange beads and metal squares. The metal squares are painted with a blue and green design.

20th century

2010/2.13

beads, metal, string

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.14/2010_2.14.JPG

Necklace with Round Medallion

Artist Unknown, African

A medallion necklace. The medallion is round with eight pendants hanging off of it. The necklace is decorated with shades of orange, blue, green, and yellow.

20th century

2010/2.14

beads, metal

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2010-sl-2.15/2010_2.15.JPG

Brass Ring

Artist Unknown, African

A brass ring that is not fully closed off. The ring completes a half circle and the two ends are flattened.

20th century

2010/2.15

brass

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.78.1/2014_2.78.1.JPG

Beaded Elephant Mask from Cameroon Ensemble

Artist Unknown, African, Bamileke Peoples, Cameroon

A long fabric mask of dark green and tan with white, green, red and yellow small bead decoration. The eyes and mouth are bound together fabric made up of red and tan colors.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.78.1

fabric, beads and palm fiber

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.78.2/2014_2.78.2.JPG

Tunic from Cameroon Ensemble

Artist Unknown, African, Bamileke Peoples, Cameroon

Blue and off-white graphic tunic, square in shape. Varying designs all stitched together in a random pattern.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.78.2

indigo resist-dyed cloth

rank 0.00000

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Feather Headdress from Cameroon Ensemble

Artist Unknown, African, Bamileke Peoples, Cameroon

Cone-like in shape with feathers tems on top, wrapped in fibers, The feathers are purple and green, with fluffy feathers coming out of the top.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.78.3

feathers, fabric and palm fiber

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.75/2014_2.75.JPG

Prestige Chair

Artist Unknown, African, Baule Peoples, Côte D'Ivoire

A highly decorated wooden chair with a single arched backing rod for support. There are large bulb-like posts on top with graphic decorations throughout. There are large metal domed hardware on the seat and upper posts.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.75

wood and metal

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.348/1997_1_348.JPG

Commemorative Shrine Lamp

Artist Unknown, African, Benin or Nigeria, Bariba Region

20th century

20th century

1997/1.348

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.85/1998_1.85.JPG

Prestige Axe

Artist Unknown, African, Benin, Toma

20th century

20th century

1998/1.85

metal blade with wood handle

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.96/2014_2.96.JPG

Wall Hanging

Artist Unknown, African, Beninese, Fon

Black background with red trim on either side, but not on the top and bottom. There is a large orange tiger in the center with a red donkey and blue bird on the left side. Colors of blacks, greens, reds, blues, oranges and yellow. There is lilac trim on the top and bottom of the cloth.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.96

appliqued cotton cloth

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.97/2014_2.97.JPG

Wall Hanging

Artist Unknown, African, Beninese, Fon

Off-white background with a red man in the center, arms outstretched holding a half moon and a red circle. Above and below him are red and black men with clubs.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.97

appliqued cotton cloth

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-1.35/2000_1.35.JPG

Bird Mask

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Bobo

20th century

20th century

2000/1.35

wood

rank 0.00000

Stool

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

20th century

1997/1.316

wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.143/1998_1.143.JPG

Standing Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

20th century

1998/1.143

carved wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.77/2014_2.77.JPG

Reclining Chair

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

A long reclining board with three posts on the bottom. The angle is at approximately 45 degrees. All of the edges are rounded.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.77

wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.130/1998_1.130.JPG

Knife

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi?

20th century

20th century

1998/1.130

metal blade with wood handle

rank 0.00000

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Knife (Power Emblem)

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

20th century

20th century

1998/1.48

iron blade with wood handle

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.95/1998_1.95.JPG

Adze

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

20th century

20th century

1998/1.95

iron blade with wood handle

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.96/1998_1.96.JPG

Adze

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

20th century

20th century

1998/1.96

iron blade with wood handle

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.97/1998_1.97.JPG

Adze

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

20th century

20th century

1998/1.97

iron blade and handle with copper and brass decoration

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.98/1998_1.98.JPG

Adze

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi

20th century

20th century

1998/1.98

iron blade and handle with copper and brass decoration

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.315/1997_1.315.JPG

Stool

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi?

20th century

20th century

1997/1.315

wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.303/1997_1.303.JPG

Doll

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Mossi?

20th century

20th century

1997/1.303

carved wood, leather and red beads

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.354a-amp-amp-sem-b/1997_1_354_AB.JPG

Pipe

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

20th century

20th century

1997/1.354A&B

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.355/1997_1_355.JPG

Pipe

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

20th century

20th century

1997/1.355

terracotta

rank 0.00000

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Vessel

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

early 20th century

early 20th century

2000/2.110

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.112/2000_2_112.JPG

Teapot-Form Vessel

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

early 20th century

early 20th century

2000/2.112

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.114/2000_2.114.JPG

Bowl

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

early 20th century

early 20th century

2000/2.114

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.115/2000_2.115.JPG

Bowl

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

early 20th century

early 20th century

2000/2.115

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.116/2000_2.116.JPG

Pipe Bowl

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

early 20th century

early 20th century

2000/2.116

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2000-sl-2.121/2000_2_121.JPG

Vessel

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon

early 20th century

early 20th century

2000/2.121

terracotta

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.305/1997_1.305.JPG

Royal Elephant Mask (Bajoun)

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamileke

20th century

20th century

1997/1.305

cloth with multi-colored beadwork

rank 0.00000

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Hat for an Elephant Costume

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamileke

20th century

20th century

1997/1.344

cloth with multi-colored beadwork

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.101/1998_1.101.JPG

Knife

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamileke

20th century

20th century

1998/1.101

metal blade with wood handle

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.313/1997_1.313.JPG

Stool with traditional spider motif

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamoun

20th century

20th century

1997/1.313

wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.314/1997_1_314.JPG

Stool

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamoun

20th century

20th century

1997/1.314

carved wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.343/1997_1.343.JPG

Mask

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamoun

20th century

20th century

1997/1.343

wood, human hair, and traces of camwood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1999-sl-2.11/1999_2_11.JPG

Mask

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Bamum?

early 20th century

early 20th century

1999/2.11

carved wood

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.114/1998_1.114.JPG

Throwing Knife

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Darfar

20th century

20th century

1998/1.114

metal blade with leather covered fabric handle

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.106/1998_1.106.JPG

Throwing Knife

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Gbaya

20th century

20th century

1998/1.106

metal blade with leather grip

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.74/2014_2.74.JPG

Suaga Helmet Mask

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Mambila

A wooden helmet with elongated beak and small dark brown feather on top. The colors overall are dark brown, white and rust.

19th century - 20th century

2014/2.74

wood, hair, pigment

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.351/1997_1.351.JPG

Human Figure

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Namji

Carved wooden figure of a human form. String atatched to the head to represent hair.

20th century

20th century

1997/1.351

carved wood, string and human hair

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.349/1997_1.349.JPG

Doll

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Namji

20th century

20th century

1997/1.349

carved wood with red, yellow and multi-colored beads, leather, wire and string

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.342/1997_1.342.JPG

Doll

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Namji

20th century

20th century

1997/1.342

carved wood, wire, multi-colored beads, leather, brass and metal coins

rank 0.00000

Full Record: x-1997-sl-1.350/1997_1.350.JPG

Doll

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Namji

20th century

20th century

1997/1.350

carved wood with multi-colored beadwork

rank 0.00000