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Vessel

Object Number:AF4084
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mbundu
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Gourd
Height: 22 cm
Outside Diameter:19 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:18609 - Dealer's Number

Description

Gourd. Upper part checkerboard and flower like ornament, below grotesque human figures in blackened scratched technique. Corn cob stopper.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Year of Heath - Corn: From Ancient Crop to Soda Pop (10 Apr 2015 - 14 Mar 2016) View Objects in Exhibition

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