Artist:Kongo (Woyo subgroup)Kongo (Yombe subgroup)
Medium: Wood, pigment, ferrous screw
Dimensions: 18 3/4 x 2 7/8 x 2 1/4in. (47.6 x 7.3 x 5.7cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H7, 6C
Accession Number: 22.476
Catalogue Description: Carved, standing Janus figure, light hardwood, staff-rattle. One side male, the other female. Both have bottoms of chins with scarification marks; headdresses that are mushroom-shaped; and ears in the forms of question marks. Male holds stick upright in hands in front of body. Running along one side, between the two bodies, is a large crack; several other cracks are on the staff below the Janus figure.