African Project: Limba

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Catalog # Name Description
1 1968.10.0005 Mask Burnt orange mask, black hair area and top of forehead horn and upper lip, red lower lip and red spots on cheeks, ears, and forehead. The mask is red inside. 1968.10.0005 (Mask) image
2 1968.10.0008 Statue Wooden statue with elongated, thin chest, and arms clasped in the center of the stomach. The elongated face is adorned with two horizontal etchings on either cheek and five vertical etches on the chin. Attached to the bottom of the feet is a square base, approximately 3 cm in height. 1968.10.0008 (Statue) image
3 1968.10.0010 Mask, Ritual Limba tribe mask. Black, with red cloth strip down center of face. White cowry shells sewed on red strip. 1968.10.0010 (Mask, Ritual) image
4 1968.10.0069 Carving Limba tribe wood carving, bust. The neck is elongated and the hair is carved to look like it is pushed back and braided. 1968.10.0069 (Carving) image
5 1968.10.0106 Jug Palm wine jug made out of a large circular jug with a long spout that is wrapped in twisted twine. 1968.10.0106 (Jug) image
6 L1968.10.0015JK Mask Orange-colored mask. Elaborate hair style, painted black, with red facial markings or tattoos. There is a hole through the top and bottom, for costume attachment. L1968.10.0015JK (Mask) image