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Credit line: Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House (17)
Male Figure
Guinea Coast , Ivory Coast, Baule
1931.204©
Mother-and-Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426CCCC0
Bowharp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1929.344©
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.366©
Throwing knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.365CCCC0
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bakonje, 20th century
1929.367©
Harp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zande, 20th century
1929.346©
Axe
Southern Africa, Zimbabwe, 20th century
1929.364©
Violin
Eastern Africa, Rwanda-Burundi, 20th century
1929.347©
Canoe and Paddles
Africa, 20th century
1929.350©
Lance
Eastern Africa, Kenya, Masaai, 20th century
1929.371©
Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nyanga, early 20th Century
1929.345©
Drum
Eastern Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.343©
Bird
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.372©
Alligator
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.373©
Sword
Africa, 20th century
1929.363©
No image available
Africa, Uganda, early 20th century
1929.368©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Male Figure
Guinea Coast , Ivory Coast, Baule
1931.204WoodOverall: 44.8 x 9.3 x 7.7 cm (17 5/8 x 3 11/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Mother-and-Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426Wood, metal, beadsOverall: 53.4 x 13.1 x 14.6 cm (21 x 5 3/16 x 5 3/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Bowharp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1929.344Wood, hide, fiber, metal, beadHandle: 36.9 cm (14 1/2 in.); Drum: 18.2 cm (7 3/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.366Iron and leatherGift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Throwing knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.365Forged iron and woodOverall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Bakonje, 20th century
1929.367Iron and woodOverall: 31.5 cm (12 3/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Harp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zande, 20th century
1929.346Wood and snakeskinDiameter: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.); Overall: 43.2 cm (17 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Axe
Southern Africa, Zimbabwe, 20th century
1929.364Iron and woodOverall: 15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Violin
Eastern Africa, Rwanda-Burundi, 20th century
1929.347Wood and snakeskinDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Overall: 44.2 cm (17 3/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Canoe and Paddles
Africa, 20th century
1929.350WoodOverall: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Lance
Eastern Africa, Kenya, Masaai, 20th century
1929.371Iron and woodOverall: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nyanga, early 20th Century
1929.345WoodDiameter: 26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.); Overall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Drum
Eastern Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.343Wood and leatherDiameter: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.); Overall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Bird
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.372IvoryOverall: 17.7 cm (6 15/16 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Alligator
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.373IvoryOverall: 68.3 cm (26 7/8 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
Sword
Africa, 20th century
1929.363Iron and snakeskinOverall: 62.9 cm (24 3/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
No image available
Africa, Uganda, early 20th century
1929.368Pounded barkOverall: 223.5 x 209.6 cm (88 x 82 1/2 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©