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Power Figure (Nkisi N'Kondi: Mangaaka)

Date: 19th century
Geography: Republic of the Congo or Cabinda, Angola, Chiloango River region
Culture: Kongo peoples; Yombe group
Medium: Wood, iron, resin, ceramic, plant fiber, textile, pigment
Dimensions: H. 46 1/2 in. (118 cm), W. 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm), D. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace, Drs. Daniel and Marian Malcolm, Laura G. and James J. Ross, Jeffrey B. Soref, The Robert T. Wall Family, Dr. and Mrs. Sidney G. Clyman, and Steven Kossak Gifts, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.30

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