University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF476
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bushongo
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number744 - Other Number

Description

Carved, wooden egg shaped cup with two human legs as the base; incised geometric ornamentation around center of the vertical lines; horizontal rings. Primitive work.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 250/Fig. 15-10View Objects cited in this Publication

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