Reliquary Guardian Figure
Out on loan
Reliquary Guardian Figure figure like 29-12-189. Wood covered with metal sheets. Lozenge truncated at both ends; median ridge extends only along upper two- thirds. Representaion of human face/reliquary guardian figure.
Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Current & Past Exhibitions:
African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
[Journal] Ryan, Kathleen. Museum Mosaic/Penn Museum Receives Planning Grant From national Endowment for the Humanities Vol.: 50. : Page/Fig./Plate: 48
[Book] Plass, Margaret B. 1959. Seven Metals of Africa.
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