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Power Figure: Male (Nkisi)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Kongo peoples
Medium:
Wood, glass, dried mud, iron, sacrificial material
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16 1/4 x 6 5/8 x 5 3/8in. (41.3 x 16.8 x 13.7cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.474.1
Not on view
[Matthias Komor, New York, until 1968]; Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, New York, 1968–1986

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