University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 8747
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Fang
Provenience: Gabon
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Fiber
Credit Line:Gift of Rev. Dr. Robert Hamill Nassau, 1891

Description

Cowbell shape. Slightly carved out circular designs. slits at each side of bell. 2 rough carved cylindrical wood clappers tied with string. String handle. "Witchcraft bells" Nassau. Good condition. Other 3 bells missing.


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