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Gong

Object Number:AF3680
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bayaka
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:24354 - Oldman Number

Description

Cylindrical with wide slot in one side. Handle at one end in the form of a human head and neck.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Four Thousand Years of Music (18 May 1950 - Apr 1958) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Hall, Henry U. "Notes on Some Congo and West African Woodcarvings". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XIV. no. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 117View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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