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2002, sold by Sidiqui Kaba, Providence, RI to Professor Dwight Heath, Providence, RI; 2008, gift of Dwight B. and Anna C. Heath to the MFA. (Accession date: December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath, in memory of their son, David B. Heath

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba peoples, mid 20th–20th century

Place of Creation

Democratic Republic of the Congo


Overall: 22 x 27 cm (8 11/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plant fiber


Africa and Oceania