University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF921
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bapinji
Provenience: Zaire
Belgian Congo
Kasai District
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:169 - Other Number

Description

Ivory, whistle shaped with rounded top and a slight triangular bottom. Possibly rounded top represents a head with two indentations that may represent eyes. Cephalomorphic. Hole through area beneath rounded top.


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