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Figure

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Luba or Songye peoples
Medium:
Wood, metal
Dimensions:
H. 6 x W. 1 1/2 x D. 1 3/4 in. (15.2 x 3.8 x 4.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.446.5
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, New York, until 1987

Neyt, François. Luba: To the Sources of the Zaire. Paris: Musée Dapper, 1994.

Roberts, Allen F., and Mary Nooter Roberts, eds. Memory: Luba Art and the Making of History. New York: Museum for African Art, New York, 1996.

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