University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF422
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Bangongo
Provenience: Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:720 - Field No SF

Description

Carved. The pattern on lower edge is called gono, and means the moon. Wooden. Incised on body of cup are two horizontal bands of grooved diamond formations.


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