University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF1300
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bakuba
Baluba
Kalosh
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:901 - Other Number

Description

Wooden vessel; oil; five rectangular blocks carved around the center; each one incised with different geometric patterns; flat rim incised with grooves and diamonds; double strand of fiber around the neck; blackened wood.


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