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Woman Bearing Bundle on Head

A1978.15.4

A carved wood sculpture of a Fon woman carrying a bundle on her head.  She is also wearing a cowrie shell necklace.

Title: Woman Bearing Bundle on Head

Medium: Wood and Cowrie Shells

Dates: Early to Mid 20th Century

Dimensions: 26.125" H

Culture: African, Fon

Accession Number: A1978.15.4

Rights Statement: Image Copyright - Staten Island Museum

Credit: Gift of Arthur Leaman

Tags: 20th century, african, bundle, cowrie, fon, sculpture, shell, woman, wood