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Loan Object

Vessel

late 19th–early 20th century

Terracotta

5 1/2 × 6 in. (13.97 × 15.24 cm)
Bequest of Paul F. Walter
ILE2011.9.69
Geography: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture: 
Mangbetu
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, unknown date–1994
Paul F. Walter Collection, 1994–2017

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