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African Art
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Male Figure

19th–20th century

Wood, beads, cloth, string, metal, cowries, and pigment

70 × 11 1/2 × 12 in. (177.8 × 29.21 × 30.48 cm)
with base: 76 × 14 1/2 × 12 1/2 in. (193.04 × 36.83 × 31.75 cm)
Gift of the Reverend Raymond E. Britt, Jr., B.A. 1959
1979.96.1
Geography: 
Grasslands, Cameroon
Status: 
Not on view
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Rev. Raymond E. Britt (1937–2004), Glencoe, Illinois; gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1979

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