Stringed instrument with bow Ghana Konkomba peoples Calabash, skin, wood, hair 49 cm (19.29 in) Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum purchase. X66.903a,b
Lega peoples Democratic Republic of the Congo Wood, paint H: 14 cm, W: 9.50 cm, D: 4.30 cm. Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum Purchase. 378.123.
Object Name: Mask
Culture: Mende peoples
Place of Origin: Sierra Leone
Date/Era: Collected in Liberia in 1981
Medium/Materials: Wood, raffia, cowries
Dimensions: H: 46.00 cm, W: 28.00 cm, D: 37.00 cm
Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Doran H. Ross.
Accession Number: X99.52.4
Belt Lega peoples Democratic Republic of the Congo Plant fiber, buttons, animal bone L: 82 cm, W: 2.2 cm Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum purchase. 378.521
Object Name: Otherworld wife (blolo bla)
Culture: Baule peoples
Place of Origin: Côte d’Ivoire
Date/Era: 20th century
Medium/Materials: Wood and paint
Dimensions: H: 31.0 cm, W: 7.5 cm, D: 8.0 cm (H: 12.2 in, W: 2.9 in, D: 3.1 in)
Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Anonymous gift.
Accession Number: X94.17.2
Object Name: Otherworld husband (blolo bian)
Dimensions: H: 33.6 cm
Accession Number: X94.18.2