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Narrow staff topped with anthropomorphic head. The face has an elaborate coiffure and two lines werre incised as decoration at the top of the staff. 
Chokwe (Chokwe (culture or style))
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.50

Ovimbundu (Ovimbundu)
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.61

Hemba (Hemba (culture or style))
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.70
A vessel of bleached wood. From a narrow base, the vessel widens gradually. Near the top it begans to narrow gradually then narrows quickly on a nearly horizontal plane to a very small mouth. The surface, apart from the smooth lip of the mouth, is finely textured with vertical scoring.<br />
light-colored wood vase with textured hatching across surfaces
John Jordan
Boxelder Vessel
1996
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
2002/2.150

Dogon (Dogon (culture or style))
Walu Antelope Mask
1900 – 1971
Museum Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1971/2.26

American (American (North American))
Bowl, oblong with two handles
1830 – 1880
Gift of Colonel and Mrs. Thomas M. Spaulding
1967/2.15
Carved wooden figure of a soldier. The general shape is cyclindrical and elongated on the vertical axis. The helmet, uniform, and gun are styled after WW2 era armaments.  The jacket, gun, and face are detailed.
Kamba (Kamba)
Soldier figure
1900 – 1983
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1983/2.193

Benin (ancient Nigerian)
Leopard Box Lid
1870 – 1880
Gift of Mrs. Chet LaMore
1985/2.12
A wooden doll with two tiers made up of a head and body with no arms, legs or feet. Painted on the head is a face, hair, and a red headdress. The body has red and tan horizontal stripes on the top and bottom of the body with a cluster of red poppies in the middle.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kokeshi Doll
1925 – 1975
Gift of Harold W. Stevenson, University of Michigan Professor Emeritus in Psychology
2021/1.132
A wooden doll with two tiers made up of a head and body with no arms, legs or feet. Painted on the head is a face, hair, and red headdress. Painted on the body are red and black decorations.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kokeshi Doll
1925 – 1975
Gift of Harold W. Stevenson, University of Michigan Professor Emeritus in Psychology
2021/1.136
A wooden doll with two tiers made up of a head and body with no arms, legs or feet. Painted on the head is a face, hair, and red headdress. Painted on the body are red and green horizontal stripes on the top and bottom of the body, in the middle of the body are poppies.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kokeshi Doll
1925 – 1975
Gift of Harold W. Stevenson, University of Michigan Professor Emeritus in Psychology
2021/1.137

Senufo (Senufo (culture or style))
Kore Society Hyena Mask
1900 – 1971
Museum Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1971/2.20
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