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Whistle

Object Number:AF698
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bambala
Provenience: Zaire
Belgian Congo
Kasai District
Culture Area: Central Africa
Section:African
Materials:Fiber
Wood
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:443 - Field No SF
A unknown - Seder Number

Description

Wooden whistle, opening at mouth piece end, above hole on right side there is a small hole. Carved face at top end. There is a hole on either side of carved face, through this hole there is a twisted fiber rope, ends knotted together. Two small knots 4cm apart on fiber.See AF947.

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