Figurine: Spirit Bride


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Artifact Identification Figurine: Spirit Bride   (2009.05.0003)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, West, Côte d'Ivoire
Period/Date 1980 - 1985
Culture Baule

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 22.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 4.9 cm
Weight 161 g
Measuring Remarks Width taken between shoulders, Depth taken from back to top of breast.
Materials Pigment, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

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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