University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 97-18-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Kuba (African culture)
Provenience: Zaire
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Robert M. Hill II, 1997


Carved wood with a woven raffia head piece stiched with cowrie shells and multe colored glass beads. Narrow slit eyes. Black and red painted design. Strands of beads sewn on woven fiber and attached above eyes and on top of the nose and around the mouth.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)View Objects in Exhibition
New Acquisitions: African Masks (2004 - 2004)View Objects in Exhibition

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