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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Afrika [III C 8108]

Kraftfigur (Skulptur)

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=206122&resolution=superImageResolution#4815365 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Claudia Obrocki (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Eintrag im historischen Hauptkatalog: Desgl. [wie III C 8107] = "Fetisch". Beschützt im Kriege gegen Wunden. Jesmitti. 24 cm hohe Figur. Bawili.

Beschreibung:
Form: flacher Rumpf, Arme garade am Körper anliegend, violettes Wickeltuch verdeckt Unterkörper und Beine, Umwicklung aus Schnur unter dem Tuch, Augen aus Glas, eingeschnitzte Rille hinter dem rechten Ohr
Farbe: schwarzbraun, violett
Erhaltungszustand: Leicht schadhaft (Risse im Sockel)
Sammler: Visser, Robert

Material/Technique

Holz, Textil, Pflanzenfaser, Glas

Measurements

Höhe x Breite x Tiefe: 23 x 11,5 x 9,5 cm (mit Textilumwicklung); Gewicht: < 2 kg

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Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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[Last update: 2019/10/01]

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