University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF3616
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Maritime Congo
Culture Area: Central Africa
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25743 - Oldman Number


Oval, with incised geometric ornament. There are three circular widenings of the long slit and one transverse slit near each end of it. One of the metal tongues is itself a bell with its own tongue. For general type, cf. the large bell, Af 198. Attributed to Katanga.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Musical Instruments ( Feb 1945 - Feb 1945) View Objects in Exhibition
Musical Instrument Exhibition, Curtis String Quartet (26 Nov 1941 - 26 Nov 1941) View Objects in Exhibition

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |