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Sculpture

Object Number:AF652
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Badjok
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Length: 26 cm
Width: 5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:107 - Other Number

Description

Cephalmorphic wooden peg fetish with cylindrical base, wrapped with a layer of some type of plant material, cork like? double faced, both faces are similiar with protruding square shaped eyes, both nose and mouth are faint, entire face is diamond shaped with pointed crown and chin; neck is long and cylindrical, larger towards base.

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