University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF1947
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Kongo
Bashilele
Provenience: Belgian Congo
Kasai Basin
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Janus Head
Credit Line:Purchased from Emil Torday, 1913
Other Number023 - Cast Number

Description

In carved wood. Representation of two faced human head.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957)View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1951 - 31 Dec 1951)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 64View Objects cited in this Publication
[Journal] Hall, H. U. African Cups Embodying Human Forms Vol.: Vol. XV, No. 3. : Page/Fig./Plate: 212View Objects cited in this Publication

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