University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF844
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Zaire
Northern Zaire
Lake Leopold
Culture Area: Central Africa
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number23 - Other Number


Long, roughly oval mouthpiece-hole, originally surrounded by a ridge, now much chipped, of the same form, the middle of each long side of which passes into a rounded buldge on the side of the tusk neat the opening. For the "L. Leopold" of the old label. Torday sustituted "Lesa" ( place name? or Balese of the northeast?).

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