University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF5168
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Zaire
Northern Zaire
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Length: 48.2cm
Outside Diameter:7.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1924
Other Number64 - Field Number SF

Description

This has a row of small round excavations following the long axis of the inside of the curve of the tusk and meeting another row surrounding the tusk near the large end; three short rows stand on this ring on the outside of the curve.


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