Kota-Mahongwe Style Reliquary Figures, Central Africa
Kota peoples, Mahongwe group (Gabon, Central Africa)
Two reliquary figures, late 20th century
Carved wood, copper plate, and fiber on wood base
- accretions, nicks, scratches, cracks, chips, pigment loss, and wear throughout; double-sided figure is missing nose.
- measures largest figure; width and depth measure base.