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Standing female figure on a round base with hands at sides and prominent breasts. There are geometric patterns with lines and triangles on the abdomen as well as beads strung around the waist. Around the neck is another string of beads and the cheeks have incised marks, four on one cheek and two on the other. The hair is in a conical shape with horizontal grooves along the lower half. 
Yoruba (Yoruba (culture or style))
Female Twin Figure
1925 – 1940
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Milford Golden

1935 – 1945
Museum Purchase

Baulé (Baule (culture))
Gong with Beater and Handle
20th century
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
Anthropomorphic whistle with facial features, round torso and two round protrusions extending from the sides of the torso. The piece is hollow. 
Chokwe (Chokwe (culture or style))
1915 – 1925
Gift of Candis and Helmut Stern
Carved wooden human figure with a columnar body and limbs. The body is decorated with strands of beads, primarily red, white, and purple. The neck and ankles have multiple strands of yellow beads while one wrist has a metal bracelet. The top of the figure is decorated with human hair. 
Northern Cameroon
20th century
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis