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Vessel

Object Number:29-59-236
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mbangala
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Gourd
Technique:Incised
Iconography:Human Figure
Bird
Height: 19 cm
Outside Diameter:18 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Henry C. Mercer, 1927
Other Number:20175 - Other Number

Description

Calabash. One side of the small stem has been cut away to form a spout-like opening at the top of the vessel. Elaborate incised decoration of geometrical, human and bird figure.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings.. Cleveland. The Galleries at Cleveland State University. pg. 286 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 28, fig. 2-10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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