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kneeling female figure
  • Kenya
  • kneeling female figure, late 1900s–1994
  • Where object was made: Kenya
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 27.5 x 5 x 6.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 10 13/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 9/16 in
  • Gift of Carol Chavez
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6978
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The figure is a woman with a baby strapped to her back. She has short hair and elongated ears. She is bare breasted but a skirt is indicated with texture. The figure is dark brown.