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Loan Object
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Bowl with a Lid in Form of a Human Head

late 19th–early 20th century

Terracotta

with lid: 2 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (6.35 × 11.43 cm)
Bequest of Paul F. Walter
ILE2011.9.45a-b
Geography: 
Ghana
Culture: 
Akan
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, unknown date–1983
Paul F. Walter Collection, 1983–2017

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