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unknown Mende
Mende (active ) Primary



Female Medicine Figure

19th century
Carved and incised wood

24 x 8 in. (60.96 x 20.32 cm)
Gift of Mace Neufeld and Helen Katz Neufeld, Class of 1953

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 99.5.56
Other Number(s): 84-14 (Neufeld Collection Number)
Geography: Africa, Sierra Leone
Classification: Ceremonial and Performance Artifacts; Ritual Objects
Culture/Nationality: Mende, Sierra Leonean, West African, African
Collection: Neufeld Collection

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