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Seated figure on a stool holding a child. Both are carved from a single piece of wood.
Bamana (Bamana)
Mother and Child Figure
1850 – 1950
Gift of Michael and Phyllis Courlander
2016/1.250
Carved mask with an elongated, protruding nose that extends to the bottom of the mask. The mouth is open with articulated teeth.
Baulé (Baule (culture))
Monkey Mask
20th century
Gift of Michael and Phyllis Courlander
2016/1.257
A carved wooden panel featuring a man facing the viewer's right at the top of the panel with scrolling flowers through the center. A figure's face and nose are visible at the bottom of the panel.
French (French (culture or style))
Carved Panel
1500 – 1550
Gift of Professor James Boyd White
2017/1.554.1
Carved wooden architectural fragment consisting of a standing figure, smiling and wearing a large headdress and large earrings. It holds a rope or staff in both hands. A square hollow is drilled or carved into each shoulder. 
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Door Guardian
18th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2017/2.133
A stylized human head with an elaborate coiffure, sitting atop a larger animal head with scarification marks below the eyes, tops a well-carved staff with angular handle and a zig-zag carved pattern below the handle.  The eyes of both figures are set in shallow cavities and appear squinted or closed.
Yaka (Yaka (Kwango-Kwilu region style))
Staff
1933 – 1966
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.19

Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.24
Staff with a short, pointed handle. The top of the handle is surmounted by a rectangle with two inverted triangles. Underneath the triangles is a small face and a neck with four raised grooves.  
Igbo (Igbo (Southern Nigerian style, culture))
Staff
20th century
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.43

Kagura
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.8

Nyamwezi
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.31

Ovimbundu (Ovimbundu)
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.38

Nyamwezi
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.13
This short, elaborately carved Kongo staff features a diverse range of forms, both anthropomorphic and zoomorphic. From the top, a standing male figure wears a Western-style suit and brimmed hat and holds a small box in his hands; below, an unclothed standing female figure carries a child on her back. Further down are smaller figural representations: a kneeling figure in a position of prayer, a turtle, and a bird on one side and a bird, a turtle, a ram’s horn, and a cross on the other.  
Kongo (Kongo (culture or style))
Staff
1900 – 1950
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.64
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