University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF388
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number716 - Other Number

Description

Carved, wooden. Cylindrical. Pattern of Namba and Sala Baba. Main pattern on the top part of cup is of large goroved interlocking diamonds. The bottom half is incised with triangular shapes with diamonds shapes in the center.


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