University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF456A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bayaka
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Kwango River
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:AF456-1 - Old Museum Number

Description

Wooden carved vessel; top of object is elongated and is pinched together in the center; carved diamond shapes on both the front and back of object; there are faint oval carvings on the left side. Rim pinched together in centre: 2 chevrons of geometric design; crude human face (?) at one end.


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