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Stand

Object Number:68-2-10
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cameroon
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from Mr. Baba Kaban, 1968

Description

Natural wood. Bowl supported by two lizards which are nuzzleing each other's tails. Ring base broken, two parts missing. Generally in poor condition. "Stand (not a bowl) for a large palm-wine calabash in a king's house, perhaps from the Tikaa of Bamende, but perhaps also from the Bamileke to the south." W. Fagg, 1968

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