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Figure of a Seated Male (Gwan)

Arts of Africa

MEDIUM Wrought iron
  • Place Made: Dioila, Mali
  • DATES late 19th–early 20th century
    DIMENSIONS 8 3/4 x 4 x 4 1/2 in. (22.2 x 10.2 x 11.4 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Arts of Africa
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Elliot Picket
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Bamana. Figure of a Seated Male (Gwan), late 19th–early 20th century. Wrought iron, 8 3/4 x 4 x 4 1/2 in. (22.2 x 10.2 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Elliot Picket, 70.72.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 70.72.7_bw.jpg)
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