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Reliquary Figure (Nlo Bieri)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Gabon
Culture:
Fang peoples
Medium:
Wood, brass, tacks
Dimensions:
H. 13 3/8 xW. 4 1/4 x D. 3 3/8in. (34 x 10.8 x 8.5cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.46
Not on view
Paul Guillaume, by 1930; [Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1952]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1952, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Valentine Gallery presents presents an exhibition of rare African sculptures : March twenty-fourth to April twelfth. New York: Valentine Gallery, New York, 1930, no. 10.



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