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unknown Fon
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Bocio (Pole Figure)

19th century - 20th century
Carved wood and cast iron chain

30 11/16 in. x 7 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. (78 cm x 19 cm x 19 cm)
Gift of Mace Neufeld and Helen Katz Neufeld, Class of 1953

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 99.3.78
Other Number(s): 40 (105) (Neufeld Collection Number)
105 (Sotheby's Lot Number)
Geography: Africa, Bénin
Classification: Ceremonial and Performance Artifacts; Ritual Objects
Culture/Nationality: Fon, Beninese, West African, African
Collection: Neufeld Collection

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