University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF411
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Height: 14.2cm
Outside Diameter:11cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number671 - Field No SFF38 - Other Number


Carved, drinking cup, pattern, Imbolo = the knot. Wooden. Interlocking, continous of six large diamonds forming a series of smaller diamonds within; linear pattern; incised grooves and zig zag pattern around both the rim and base; metal set in first groove, close to the rim, parts are painted brown; handle on one side, incised with three vertically set diamonds.


[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 112/Fig. 6-38View Objects cited in this Publication

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