Carving: Nomoli, Ancestor or Guardian Figure


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Artifact Identification Carving: Nomoli, Ancestor or Guardian Figure   (1990.10.0005A)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Symbols
  4. :
  5. Belief Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 19th – 20th century CE
Culture Kissi

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 16.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 8.3 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 5.2 cm
Weight 1,841 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Stone
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

See 1971.13.0003 for general information on soapstone sculptures by JoAnn D'Alisera. Related WHM items: 1971.13.0003, 1972.07.0008, 1983.05.0026A-B, 1990.10.0005.

Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Drs. Albert V. and Marguerite Carozzi
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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