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Culture: Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th century (17)
Culture: Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th century (17)
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, early-mid-19th century
2004.85.aCCCC0
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, early-mid-19th century
2004.85.bCCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, 19th century
1976.189CCCC0
Mother and Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Yombe, late 19th-early 20th century
1997.149CCCC0
Carved Tooth
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, late 19th century
1969.137CCCC0
Mother-and-Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426CCCC0
Whistle
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo or Angola, Chokwe people, late 19th century
1915.442CCCC0
Patten-type Shoes with Pegs
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566CCCC0
Patten-type Shoe
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566.1CCCC0
Patten-type Shoe
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566.1.aCCCC0
Peg for a Patten-type Shoe
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566.1.bCCCC0
Patten-type Shoe
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566.2CCCC0
Patten-type Shoe
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566.2.aCCCC0
Peg for a Patten-type Shoe
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566.2.bCCCC0
Whistle
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo or Angola, Chokwe people, late 19th century
1915.444CCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo or Vili, early 19th century
1974.186CCCC0
Whistle
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo or Angola, Chokwe people, late 19th century
1915.454CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022.aCCCC0
Sheath
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022.bCCCC0
Dagger
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th century
1916.723CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1019CCCC0
Knife
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th century
1916.1018CCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1018.aCCCC0
Throwing Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Oriental Province, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.333CCCC0
Divination Implement
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1969.550CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, early-mid-19th century
2004.85.aWoodOverall: 170 cm (66 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Luba, early-mid-19th century
2004.85.bIronOverall: 170 cm (66 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pendant
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, 19th century
1976.189IvoryOverall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)Given in memory of Dr. Thomas Munro by his childrenCCCC0
Mother and Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Yombe, late 19th-early 20th century
1997.149Wood and paintOverall: 64.7 cm (25 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Carved Tooth
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, late 19th century
1969.137Hippopotamus ivory and organic materialOverall: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles E. RosemanCCCC0
Mother-and-Child Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pende, late 19th-early 20th century
1931.426Wood, glass beads, upholstery studs, natural fiber, and pigmentOverall: 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
Whistle
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo or Angola, Chokwe people, late 19th century
1915.442Probably hippopotamus ivoryOverall: 5.7 x 3.2 cm (2 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Patten-type Shoes with Pegs
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba or Bushongo, 19th century
1929.566Wood and glass beadsOverall: 6 x 10.2 cm (2 3/8 x 4 in.); Part 2: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.); Part 3: 6 x 9.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.); Part 4: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Whistle
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo or Angola, Chokwe people, late 19th century
1915.444Probably hippopotamus ivoryOverall: 8.6 x 3.2 cm (3 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Male Figure
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kongo or Vili, early 19th century
1974.186Wood, iron, and metalized glassOverall: 55.9 cm (22 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Whistle
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo or Angola, Chokwe people, late 19th century
1915.454WoodOverall: 8.9 x 3.8 cm (3 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1022Iron, wood, copper alloy, metal, rawhide, and plant fiberOverall: 57.4 cm (22 5/8 in.); Blade: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Dagger
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th century
1916.723Iron, wood, and copper alloyOverall: 44.8 cm (17 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
1916.1019Iron, wood, copper alloy, cloth, and resinOverall: 42.6 cm (16 3/4 in.); Blade: 19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Knife
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 19th century
1916.1018Iron, wood, copper alloy, reptile skin, leather or rawhide, and upholstery studsOverall: 49.8 cm (19 5/8 in.); Blade: 33 cm (13 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Throwing Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Oriental Province, Mangbetu, 19th century
1929.333Iron and woodOverall: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu HouseCCCC0
Divination Implement
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba, Late 19th- Early 20th century
1969.550Wood and plant fiberOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)Gift of various donors by exchangeCCCC0