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Trumpet

Object Number:AF834
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bakare
Provenience: Northeastern Zaire
Zaire
Eastern Province
Belgian Congo
Culture Area: Central Africa
Locus: Between the Elila and Lowa rivers
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:28 - Other Number
A-398 - Seder Number

Description

Ivory trumpet. Dark in color-possibly stained. Cylindrical knob at small end-closed. Oval mouth piece. Natural rugosity of tusk but little smoothed off except at small end.

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