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West African
Early 20th century CE
Ivory
Height: 6 inches

This is an early 20th century figure of a man from Zaire. The man, standing full figure, wears an elongated headdress and fabric loincloth tied with a leather strap. He is bending slightly and is playing a drum which is supported by his knees. He stands on a circular carved base.

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