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Comb (Hair - grooming tool)

Object Number:AF944
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bakete
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:420 - Other Number

Description

Five pronged wooden comb: Ends of teeth taper to a point; Handle is rounded at top with straight sides. Incised geometric pattern on both front and back.

Similiar to AF869.

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