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Figure 18: An Ashanti chief wearing silk cloth and gold jewelry. ... Not far from the
Nok area but very different in style, at Daima near Lake Chad, small, simple clay
animal figures were by the 6th century bc being made by a population of ...
Figure 26: Fang wood figure (bieri) from a reliquary of ancestor's bones, Gabon.
In the Pierre Arman Collection, Paris. ... Seated mother-and-child figures are
found throughout Use of the the Lower Congo region. The human figure is used
Figure 28: Teke (Bateke) mask, painted wood, Teke tribal region, Lower Congo
cultural area. In the Musee de I'Homme, Paris. Diameter 34.9 cm. By courtesy ol
the Musee de I'Homme, Paris child figures are much more powerfully rigid in style
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