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Object Number: AF1835B
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Angola
Zaire
Loanda Town
Portuguese West Africa
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Plant Fiber
Height: 27.51cm
Outside Diameter:27.99cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number1357 - Field No SF
76-645 - Other Number

Description

Lid to basket AF1835A. Shaped from twining and interlacing of fibers. Geometric patterns cover entire basket. Coffer.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery ( Aug 1995)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Sieber, Roy. 1980. African Furniture & Household Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: 237View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 41/Fig. 2-21View Objects cited in this Publication

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