Lamellophone “thumb piano” East Nigeria Boki peoples Wood, metal, bamboo, fiber H: 16.5 cm (H: 6.4 in) Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Helen and Dr. Robert Kuhn. X86.1908
Democratic Republic of the Congo Bone H: 21 cm, W: 12 cm, D: 11.50 cm. Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum Purchase. 378.300.
Mussel shell Lega peoples Democratic Republic of the Congo Mussel shell. H: 1.80 cm, W: 10.60 cm, D: 6.80 cm. Fowler Museum at UCLA. Museum Purchase. 378.624.
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
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