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Trumpet

Object Number:AF839
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Congo (uncertain)
Zaire
Lake Leopold (uncertain)
Lake Mai-Ndombe (uncertain)
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:1400 - Other Number
A-391 - Seder Number

Description

Mouthpeice of the type of AF829; rim and lateral ridges better defined. Well bulge surrounds tusk in front of the mouthpiece. The attribution to "Lake Leopold" on the old label has been dealt with by Torday in the same way as in the case of AF844.

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