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Ladle

Object Number:AF751
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bambala
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:922 - Other Number

Description

Wooden ladle with long handle; handle is rectangular is shape, squared off end; towards spoon end there are two small point protrusion (one on either side) between these points is carved a elongated diamond on surface with crosshatch pattern; the base of spoon is raised about 2cm from handle; spoon is oval shaped and has rounded bottom.

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