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Figure of a leopard chief: Chibwabwa Ilunga

Date:
19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Western Kasai
Culture:
Luluwa peoples
Medium:
Wood (Trichilia gilgiana), cowrie shells
Dimensions:
H.: 30 3/8 in. (77 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Royal Museum for Central Africa, Belgium (EO.0.0.43848)
  • Provenance

    Collected by Jules-Auguste "Tiarko" Fourche between 1933 and 1936

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