University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2012-31-39B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Shangana-Tsonga
Provenience: South Africa
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Raffia
Length: 51.5cm
Depth: 13cm
Credit Line:Gift of Margaret E. Johnston in memory of Dr. Thomas F. Johnston, 2012

Description

Friction-bow (Xizambi). Bow made of bent wood stick with notched ribbing carved into center of body.


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