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ID number:  BIRRC-D0427
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Two figures
Object type:  Metalwork
Place made:  Bamenda, Cameroons
Culture:  Bamileke
Materials:  Cast brass on a wooden base
Measurements:  (Base) 17 x 9.5 cm (Fig. 1) 18.5 cm (Fig. 2) 14.5 cm
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A prisoner and a captor. Prisoner depicted notably taller and larger than the captor figure, and stands arched forwards with arms cuffed behind the back. Captor appears primed with a club-like weapon.

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