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unknown Mossi
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Biiga (Child in Wood)

Late 19th century - Mid 20th century
Carved wood with pigment (?)

8.25 x 2.75 in. (20.955 x 6.985 cm)
Gift of Mace Neufeld and Helen Katz Neufeld, Class of 1953

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 99.5.61
Other Number(s): 82-10 (Neufeld Collection Number)
Geography: Africa, Burkina Faso, Volta River Basin (Upper Volta)
Classification: Ceremonial and Performance Artifacts; Ritual Objects
Culture/Nationality: Mossi, North Eastern Mossi, Burkinabé, West African, African
Collection: Neufeld Collection

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