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Power Figure: Seated Female (Nkisi)

Date: 19th century
Geography: Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture: Kusu peoples
Medium: Wood, cloth, iron, snakeskin
Dimensions: H. 5 3/8 x W. 1 1/4 x D. 1 3/4 in. (13.7 x 3.2 x 4.5 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, and Anonymous Gifts, in memory of Vera de Vries, 1967
Accession Number: 1978.412.561

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