From: Zaire | Kasai District | Belgian Congo
Curatorial Section: African
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Culture||Baluba | Basonge | Zappo-Zap|
|Provenience||Zaire | Kasai District | Belgian Congo|
|Materials||Fiber | Wood | Brass|
Standing anthropomorphic wooden charm; protruding facial features; opened mouth; conical shaped protrusion from top of head; hole through each ear; shoulders protrude back with arms in an L-formation with handls on lower back; bulging belly; bottom half of figure is wrapped in some type of loin cloth made of rough plant fiber material; also twisted fiber wrapped around figure; square shaped base.
|Credit Line||Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912|
|Other Number||11 - Other Number|
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