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Object Number:AF395
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Provenience: Zaire
Belgian Congo
Kasai District
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Incised
Height: 21.7 cm
Outside Diameter:8.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:724 - Original Number

Description

Carved, wooden. Cylindrical. Patterns, Mikope Ngoma (narration). Interlocking, continous pattern of large and small diamond formations, and rectangular shapes; cross hatch pattern within. Both rim and base are incised with rows of tiny indentation (Rim-8, Base-9)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Exhibition (1913) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Journal] Torday, Emil. "The New Congo Collection" Vol.: Vol. IV, No. 1.. The Museum Journal. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 19View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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