University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF466
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Isambo
Kuba (African culture)
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Height: 16.9 cm
Outside Diameter:7.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:699 - Field No SF

Description

Cylindrical wood cup; round mouth with smooth rim. Carved with geometric pattern. Pattern: Nemo Kanya ( Kanya's toes)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990) View Objects in Exhibition
African Gallery ( Aug 1995) View Objects in Exhibition
African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 117-118View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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