University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 77-9-21
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Senufo
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Iconography:Bird
Credit Line:Gift of William Kohler, 1977

Description

Cast bronze hornbill. Circular body of concentric circle design with upraised cross design running across it decorated with cross-hatching. Circular hook in center. Square tail with cross-hatching. Long drooping ears and long curved beak. Stands on two legs supported by tail.


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