University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF1005
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bankutu
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Leather
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:830 - Other Number

Description

Man's pouch. Brown leather fringed pouch. Both front and back of body of pouch is decorated with small raised circles. Braided piece of fiber around rim. There is a strip of leather which is in center of pouch and extends from front to back. Bottom of back is fringed.

Worn on the belt like a Highlander's sporran.

Simiar to AF1004


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