University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF480
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bangongo
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:741 - Other Number

Description

Tall wooden cup; flat round base; oval rim; bulging sides, tapering towards base; incised geometric ornamentation on body of diamonds (made up of several parallel lines) and cross hatch pattern.


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