From: Angola

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 29-59-234
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Mbangala
Provenience Angola
Section African
Materials Gourd
Technique Incised
Iconography Man | Child? | Animal

Calabash. Large round opening cut in top. Long stem forms handle. Incised decoration; 5 men (and a child?) following an animal.

Height 14.5 cm
Length 22 cm
Outside Diameter 17 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Henry C. Mercer, 1927
Other Number Mercer 20159 - Old Museum Number

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