From: Zaire | Maritime Congo | Congo
Curatorial Section: African
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Zaire | Maritime Congo | Congo|
|Iconography||Hunt | Hunter | Crocodile | Elephant | Coconut Tree | Chief | Hammock | Rider | Horse | Wrestling | Woman | Baboon|
Carved Elephant Tusk on which are represented hunting scenes (with a hunter caught by a crocodile, another tossed by an elephant), a man climbing a coconut tree, a chief carried in a hammock, a European rider whose mount ia apparently emulating Balaam's ass, slave caravans, wrestling bouts, a woman waylaid by a baboon, etc.
|Credit Line||Purchased from the Estate of George Byron Gordon, 1927|
|Other Number||059 - Cast Number|
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