Figurine: Spirit Bride

2009.05.0002

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Figurine: Spirit Bride   (2009.05.0002)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, West, Côte d'Ivoire
Period/Date N/A
Culture Baule

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 29.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 6.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 5.5 cm
Weight 303 g
Measuring Remarks Width is taken across the shoulders. Depth is from front to back of head.
Materials Pigment--Paint, Varnish, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Lacquering, Painting
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Guenneguez, Andre and Afo. Art de la Cote d’Ivoire et de Ses Voisins. Paris: L’Harmattan, n.d. P. 143.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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