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Prestige Stool: Female Caryatid

Buli Master, possibly Ngongo ya Chintu (Hemba, ca. 1810-1870)

Date: 19th century
Geography: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Buli village
Culture: Luba or Hemba peoples
Medium: Wood, metal studs
Dimensions: H. 24 in. (61 cm)
Classification: Wood-Furniture
Credit Line: Purchase, Buckeye Trust and Charles B. Benenson Gifts, Rogers Fund and funds from various donors, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.290

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