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Trumpet

Object Number:AF3578
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Zaire
Northern Zaire
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Length: 52 cm
Outside Diameter:9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:27463 - Oldman Number
A-383 - Seder Number

Description

Ivory. Cf. Annales du Musee du Congo, III, 1, fig. 210.; and also AF 821. Clumsily incised inscription, which is chiefly indecipherable, but appears to include something which may be inteded for "Feb. 7, '06."

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