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Object Number:29-59-207
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kioko
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iron
Brass
Length: 87 cm
Width: 4.3 cm
Depth: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry C. Mercer, 1927
Other Number:Mercer 22596 - Old Museum Number
156 - Field No SF

Description

Metal except for handle which is of wood and ends in a small human head. "Carrying and throwing spear."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987) View Objects in Exhibition
Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990) View Objects in Exhibition
Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 25, fig. 19View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 138-139, fig. 70View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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