Power Figure (Nkisi)

Showing 270 of 290

Power Figure (Nkisi)

20th century

wood, cowrie shells, fiber, and palm oil

overall (incl. support): 12 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 in. (31.75 x 10.8 x 5.08 cm)

CREATION PLACE:

Democratic Republic of the Congo

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Kusu or Luba



CREDIT LINE:

Gift of Neal Ball

OBJECT NUMBER:

2021-15-2

IMAGE USE:

Protected Content (restricted)

Read our Image Use and Open Access Policy here.

LOCATION:

African Gallery

While gallery locations are updated regularly, there is no guarantee any object will be on display the day of your visit. This is an abbreviated record which may not reflect our complete or current knowledge of the object. If you have questions, suggestions, or corrections regarding the collection, please email kam-collections@illinois.edu.

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version

DIMENSIONS

  • overall (incl. support), overall (incl. support): 12 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 in. (31.75 x 10.8 x 5.08 cm)

PORTFOLIO LIST

This object is a member of the following portfolios: