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Object Number:
AF534A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Bushongo
Provenience:
Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Fiber
Technique:
Carved
Description:
Semicircular wooden container with lid; both front side and back side has same carving as lid (see AF534B); interior of box is smooth; carved hole is found in the upper center of the back of the box; a piece of braided plant fiber wrapped tightly around end of flat wooden peg is found inside box; this was possibly once tied throught the two holes,
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
579   -   Other Number

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