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Title Artist Medium & Support Creation Date
Face Mask     wood, raffia, and pigment   
Initiation Mask (nkanda)     wood, pigment, basketry, and bamboo   
Hunter's Decoy in Shape of a Bird     wood, antelope skin, and bird head   
Standing Female Figure (nyeleni)     wood, metal tacks, and cloth   
Cap Mask in Shape of a Human Head     wood, antelope skin, kaolin, and basketry   
Elephant Mask (tso)     cloth, raffia, and beads   
Ceremonial Court Drum     wood and skin   
Ceremonial Throwing Knife     metal, wood, fiber, and leather   
Ceremonial Axe     wood, copper wire, and iron blade   
Staff Finial     wood, copper, and aluminum   
Standing Power Figure     wood, raffia, and medicines   
Lineage Society “Leader” Mask (n'kang)     wood, hair, and fiber  19th century - 20th century 
He gazed into the liquid darkness in which desires drowned, from where the body's delicious pains emerged   deSouza, Al-An   digital C-print on paper mounted on aluminum  2001 
Mask     wood, metal, and cloth  20th century 
Bridal Veil (siyaya)     beads  ca. 1920 - 1930 
Backskirt (isithimba)     beads and leather  ca. 1920 - 1930 
Ibeji Figure     wood, nails, cowrie shells, and camwood powder  early 20th century 
Face Mask (Ninea-Gla)     wood, metal, and chalk  early 20th century 
Power Figure (Nkisi)     wood, lizard, bushbuck horn, and medicinal substances  early 20th century 
Crest Mask (Chi Wara)     wood, raffia, and brass  early 20th century - mid 20th century 
Face Mask (Gle)     wood and fiber  early 20th century - mid 20th century 
Miniature Initiation Mask     wood, pigment, and raffia  late 19th century - early 20th century 
Sculptural Element From a Reliquary Ensemble (Mbulu Ngulu)     wood, brass, iron, and copper  late 19th century - early 20th century 
Helmet Mask (epa)     wood, iron, fiber, and sacrificial substances  mid 19th century - late 19th century 
Dance wand (Eshu)     wood, hide, cowrie shells, fiber, medicinal bundles, indigo  mid 20th century 
Hornbill Mask (Gegon) with Islamic Inscriptions     wood, raffia, and ink  mid 20th century 
Elephant Cap Mask     cotton and glass beads  mid 20th century