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Object Number:
AF535A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Bushongo
Pianga
Provenience:
Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Technique:
Carved
Description:
Semicircular wooden container with lid; carvings on body of box are of tightly woven zigzag design of a series of parallel lines; interior of box is smooth with a red hue from the pigment it once contained; hole carved towards the back center of the base.
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
586   -   Field No SF

Bibliography:

[Journal] Torday, Emil. "The New Congo Collection" Vol.: Vol. IV, No. 1. : Page/Fig./Plate: 23
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