University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-94-39
Current Location: Out on loan
Provenience: Republic of the Congo
Length: 19.2cm
Width: 3.3cm
Depth: 4cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929


Upper portion of small tusk carved to represent the head, with crested headdress, neck, and torso with bent arms in relief. For made of treating neck, arms, region of mouth, etc., cf. the figures in pl. XXXIII, Annales du Musee de Congo, Notes analytiques, Ser. 3, vol. 1.

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