Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ceremonial Vessel: Head

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lualaba River region
Culture:
Luba peoples
Medium:
Wood, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/8 x W. 4 3/4 x D. 7 1/4 in. (11.1 x 12.1 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1971
Accession Number:
1978.412.630
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[Reportedly Jeanne Walschot, Brussels, Belgium]; Clark and Frances Stillman, New York, until 1971; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1971–1978

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