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Bowl

Object Number:AF1360
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Baluba
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:1007 - Other Number

Description

Wooden bowl with a circular base; a ridge rings around the bottom of the bowl where the base meets the bowl; the rim is grooved in its middle and also has carved studs in its middle; handle was just below the rim but has broken off; dark brown in color. Biconical ( low foot). concave rim, carved studs. Handle broken off. Bark.

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