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Ladle

Object Number:AF753
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bahuana
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:924 - Other Number

Description

Wooden ladel with long handle; handle is smooth and flat; middle of handle is a cut out diamond shaped carving (incised crosshatch); end of handle before bowl there is a faint carving of a human face; bowl of ladle is circular and bottom is rounded; the edge of the tip of the ladle is slanted.

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