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Credit line: Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House (13)
Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.320©
Vessel in the Form of a Woman's Head
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Niangara area, northern Mangbetu peoples, 20th century
1929.321©
Throwing Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Oriental Province, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.333CCCC0
Shield
East Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.325©
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335©
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.a©
Sheath
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.b©
Elephants
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.342©
Sword
Africa, 20th century
1929.331©
Knife
Africa, Samoli, 20th century
1929.334©
Knife
Africa, Samoli, 20th century
1929.334.a©
Scabbard
Africa, Samoli, 20th century
1929.334.b©
Axe
Africa, 20th century
1929.332©
Basket
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.326©
Part of a chair
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.323©
Musical Instrument
East Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.322©
No image available
Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.336©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.320WoodDiameter: 39.1 cm (15 3/8 in.); Overall: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Vessel in the Form of a Woman's Head
Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Niangara area, northern Mangbetu peoples, 20th century
1929.321Clay and pigmentDiameter: 30 x 14.6 x 22.1 cm (11 13/16 x 5 3/4 x 8 11/16 in.); Overall: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Throwing Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Oriental Province, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.333IronOverall: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Shield
East Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.325Raffia-palm fiberOverall: 34.6 cm (13 5/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335Forged iron with ivory handleKnife including handle: 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.aForged iron with ivory handleKnife including handle: 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Sheath
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.bLeather and tinGift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Elephants
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century
1929.342IvoryOverall: 75.9 cm (29 7/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Sword
Africa, 20th century
1929.331IronOverall: 99.3 cm (39 1/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Knife
Africa, Samoli, 20th century
1929.334IronScabbard: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.); Knife including handle: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Knife
Africa, Samoli, 20th century
1929.334.aIronScabbard: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.); Knife including handle: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Scabbard
Africa, Samoli, 20th century
1929.334.bLeatherScabbard: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.); Knife including handle: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Axe
Africa, 20th century
1929.332Iron and leatherOverall: 70 cm (27 9/16 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Basket
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.326Natural fibersOverall: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.); Diameter of top: 31.6 cm (12 7/16 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Part of a chair
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.323WoodOverall: 49.9 x 2.6 x 4.6 cm (19 5/8 x 1 x 1 13/16 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Musical Instrument
East Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.322Wood and leatherOverall: 66.7 cm (26 1/4 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
No image available
Africa, Uganda, 20th century
1929.336Pounded barkAverage: 518.2 x 114.3 cm (204 x 45 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©