University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF405
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bashilele
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Fiber
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number690 - Field No SF

Description

Carved, drinking cup. Pattern, Imbolo = the knot. Wooden. Somewhat cylindrical with handle. Fiber strand is tied to the handle.


Bibliography:

[Journal] Torday, Emil. "The New Congo Collection" Vol.: Vol. IV, No. 1. : Page/Fig./Plate: 23View Objects cited in this Publication

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