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Door Lock: Female Figure

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, iron
Dimensions:
H. 14 7/16 x W. 3/4 x D. 5 1/8 in. (36.8 x 1.9 x 13 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Implements
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.204
Not on view
[Henri Kamer, New York and Paris, until 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, 1961–1978

Leloup, Hélène, ed. Dogon: Catalogue of an exhibition held at Musée du quai Branly, Paris, April 5–July 24, 2011. Paris: Musée du Quai Branly, 2011, Checklist #43, p. 357.



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