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Ekon society marionette
Late 19th – early 20th century
Ibibio people, Nigeria
Wood, cloth, paint
H: 58; W: 16; D: 19 cm
Gift of Jerome Joss, Los Angeles, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B83.0756

Newton, Douglas, African and Oceanic Art in Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, English

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir