University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Image is Not Available
Object Number: 75-5-1A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Baule
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Copper
Credit Line:Purchased from Nigel Morrison Ltd., 1975

Description

Squat wooden ovoid bowl raised on seven stylized feet. Incised geometric designs on the sides. Metal plaques attached on shoulder, inside rim and under bottom. Holes in shoulder for two suspension devices.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Members Night: What in the World (15 Jan 1975 - 15 Jan 1975)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture.View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn