University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1361A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Baluba
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Bark
Wood
Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912

Description

Handle broken off. Tall, cylindrical band box. Made of a thin strip of wood. Constructed by holes put in wood and plant fiber woven in and out of holes; Base of box is of a round, thick piece of wood.


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