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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:
AF4683
Current Location:
Africa Gallery
Culture:
Mangbetu
Provenience:
Northeastern Zaire
Section:
African
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Brown ware blackened. Globular portion has incised lines to represent arms and hands; neck modelled to represent human head. "A sort of idol, or held as sacred."
Credit Line:
Purchased from Lawson S. Propst and William Wight

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
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