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Figure of Male

Arts of Africa

CULTURE Teke
MEDIUM Wood, feathers, fiber, cowrie shell, hide, glass, resin
DATES early 20th century
DIMENSIONS 10 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (26 x 8 x 8.3 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of Africa
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 2014.54.50
CREDIT LINE Gift in memory of Frederic Zeller
RIGHTS STATEMENT
CAPTION Teke. Figure of Male, early 20th century. Wood, feathers, fiber, cowrie shell, hide, glass, resin, 10 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (26 x 8 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift in memory of Frederic Zeller, 2014.54.50 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2014.54.50_overall.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.2014.54.50_overall.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Teke. <em>Figure of Male</em>, early 20th century. Wood, feathers, fiber, cowrie shell, hide, glass, resin, 10 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (26 x 8 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift in memory of Frederic Zeller, 2014.54.50 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2014.54.50_overall.jpg)