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Guardian Figure

Artist/Maker: Kissi people (Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea)

Date: possibly 15th to 16th century
Medium: soapstone and encrustation
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (14 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm)
Classification: Art Works
Credit Line: Gift of Professor and Mrs. Robert R. Ferens
Object number: 91.0071
DescriptionThis figure may be a Pomdo, made by the ancestors of the Kissi people of Sierra Leone.
Not on view
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