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  Name Artist/Origin Date Material
Amenhotep IV (Akhenaten) and NefertitiAmenhotep IV (Akhenaten) and NefertitiUnknown artist, Tell el-Amarna, EgyptNew Kingdom, Amarna Period, 1345–1337 BCEPainted limestone
Male and Female Twin Figures (flanitokelew)Male and Female Twin Figures (flanitokelew)Bamana artist, Kala, Mali20th centuryWood, metal
Fragment of a wall relief showing the sister of DjehutyhotepFragment of a wall relief showing the sister of DjehutyhotepUnknown artist, Deir el-Bersha, EgyptMiddle Kingdom, 12th Dynasty, ca. 1850 BCEPainted limestone relief
Shrine VesselShrine VesselGa’anda artist, Nigeria/Chad20th centuryTerracotta
Man’s CorsetMan’s CorsetDinka artist, SudanSecond half of the 20th centuryBeads, fiber, leather
Mask (sowei)Mask (sowei)Mende artist, Sierra Leone19th centuryWood, pigment, plant fiber
Royal Crown (adènlà)Royal Crown (adènlà)Yoruba artist, Nigeria20th centuryGlass beads, fiber, cloth, and thread
StoolStoolAttributed to the Buli Master, Luba, Democratic Republic of Congo19th centuryWood, metal studs
Power Figure (Nkisi nkondi)Power Figure (Nkisi nkondi)Yombe artist and ritual specialist, Democratic Republic of Congo18th–19th centuryWood, metal, nails, mirrors, cloth, cordage, beads, and cowrie shells
Standing Statue of HatshepsutStanding Statue of HatshepsutUnknown artist, Thebes, EgyptNew Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, ca. 1479–1458 BCEGranite (originally with paint)
Memorial HeadMemorial HeadAkan artist, Twifo region, Hemang city, Ghana17th centuryTerracotta, roots, quartz fragments
Great MosqueGreat MosqueUnknown artist(s), Niger Inland Delta, Mopti Region, Mali1906–07Mud brick and palm wood
Bag (taghrek)Bag (taghrek)Andi Ouhoulou (Tuareg, Kel Ewey, n.d.), Agadez, Niger2004Leather, pigment, metal
HeadrestHeadrestShona artist, Zimbabwe19th–20th centuryWood
Memory Board (lukasa)Memory Board (lukasa)Luba artist, Democratic Republic of the Congo20th centuryWood, beads, nails, cowrie shells
Gela Mask (The Ancient One)Gela Mask (The Ancient One)Wee artist, Liberia/Cote d’Ivoire20th centuryWood, raffia, cloth, teeth, feathers, hair, fiber cord, cowrie shells, mud, and pigment
Saltcellar with Portuguese FiguresSaltcellar with Portuguese FiguresEdo artist, Court of Benin, Nigeria15th–16th centuryIvory
Double-Sided DiptychDouble-Sided DiptychGondar Workshops, Ethiopia17th–18th centuryTempera on wood
Twin Figures (Ère Ìbejì)Twin Figures (Ère Ìbejì)Yoruba artist, NigeriaEarly 20th centuryWood
Eagle CoffinEagle CoffinWorkshop of Kane Quaye, Teshe, Ghana1991Painted wood
Kha and His Wife Meryt Before Osiris (detail) from the Book of the DeadKha and His Wife Meryt Before Osiris (detail) from the Book of the DeadUnknown artist, EgyptNew Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, ca. 1567 BCE–320 BCEPigment on papyrus
Coffin of HenettawyCoffin of HenettawyUnknown Artist, Deir el-Bahri, western Thebes, EgyptThird Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, ca. 1040 BCE–992 BCEGessoed and painted wood
Funeral Portrait of a WomanFuneral Portrait of a WomanUnknown Artist, EgyptRoman Period, 1st – 3rd centuryEncaustic wax painting on wood
Converging Territories #30Converging Territories #30Lalla Essaydi (Moroccan, b. 1956)2004/5C-41 print, face-mounted on plexiglass and aluminum
Dance Vest with Esù Staff FiguresDance Vest with Esù Staff FiguresYoruba artist, Igbóminà Region, Nigeria20th centuryWood, cowrie shells, leather, and pigment
Stela of MentuwoserStela of MentuwoserEgyptian artist, Abydos possibly, Northern Upper EgyptMiddle Kingdom, 12th Dynasty, ca. 1954 BCEPainted limestone

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