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Cup

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Object Number:
AF391
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Bushongo
Provenience:
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Fiber
Description:
Wooden, carved, patterns. Idya Kala, Bishenge Budi. Interlocking, continous pattern of triangular and diamond shapes, cross hatch pattern throughout. Both rim and base are incised with lines and small triangles. A strip of plant fiber is wrapped around both the top and lower half, joined with a piece down the center. Cup is dark brown in color,
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
N704   -   Other Number

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 250/Fig. 15-8
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