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Ornament

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sankuru River region
Culture:
Kuba peoples
Medium:
Camwood paste
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 x W. 2 3/8 x D. 1 1/2 in. (6.4 x 6.1 x 3.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of David Portman, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.554.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
David Portman, Wayside, NJ, until 1980

Vansina, Jan. La Royaume Kuba. Tervuren: Royal Museum for Central Africa, 1964.

Vansina, Jan. The Children of Woot. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1978.

Cornet, Joseph. Art Royal Kuba. Milan: Edizioni Sipiel, 1982.



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