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Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Equestrian figure
19th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
This broken fragment depicts a now headless goddess or yakshi standing with a much smaller male attendant.  She wears a necklace, bracelets and a girdle consisting of three rows of small round shapes.  She stands with her left hand at her waist and the right hand next to the head of her attendant.  He wears a turban and large earrings and a belt of a single line of round shapes.  They both wear diaphanous lower garments that make them appear nude with both of them with their genitals exposed.  The fragment is broken above the male figure’s knees and below the yakshi’s knees.  <br />
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Yakshi and attendant
2nd century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel

Female Fertility Doll
1900 – 1983
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner

Kuba;Nkutchu (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
early 1900s - early 1980s
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Taoist Attendant
17th century
Gift from the collection of George and Eloise Frisinger

Vili (Kongo) (Vili)
Maternity Figure
19th century
Museum purchase made possible by the Betty J. Lockett Memorial Fund; the Mary Kujawski Memorial Fund; and the Alfred E. Pernt Memorial Fund, in honor of Dr. of Technical Services Max H.J. Pernt and his wife Anna Pernt (née Mueller)

Bembe (Bembe (Kongo))
Ancestral Shrine Figure (Female)
1935 – 1945
Gift of Avery Z. Eliscu
Carved wooden object depicting a female figure with flexed knees carrying a child on her back.
Yombe (Yombe (culture or style))
Maternity Figure
1895 – 1905
Gift of Denise Miner Stanford
An earthenware figure of a tall thin woman dressed in sumptous robes that she has gathered in her left hand, her hair coiffed high upon her head. &nbsp;It is covered in a white slip with traces of polychrome mineral pigment.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Standing Female Figure
9th century
Gift of Willard A. and Marybelle Bouchard Hanna
Standing male figure on a round base with hands at the sides. There are five strands of beads around the waist, four black and one red. Along the center front there is a long, deep groove. On each cheek there are incised, horizontal marks and the hair is in the shape of four tall lobes with two smaller lobes in the front. The hair is decorated with vertical grooves and coated in blue pigment. 
Yoruba (Yoruba (culture or style))
Male Twin Figure
1925 – 1940
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden

Senufo (Senufo (culture or style))
Rhythm Pounder in the Shape of a Male Figure
1900 – 1971
Museum Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Dvarapala: part of a Buddhist altar group
8th century
Museum purchase for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
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