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Culture: Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century (14)
Stool
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.320©
Harp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1918.356©
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.366©
Bowharp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1929.344©
Hat
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.356©
Dagger
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335©
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.a©
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.b©
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©
Back Skirt/ Sitting Pad (negbe)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.354©
Hat
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.358©
Vessel
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1992.69©
Hat
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.357©
Back Skirt/ Sitting Pad (negbe)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.355©
Back Skirt/ Sitting Pad (negbe)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.353©
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©
Harp
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1918.356WoodOverall: 63.6 cm (25 1/16 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.©
Knife
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.366Iron and leatherGift of the African Art Sponsors of Karamu House©
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©
Hat
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.356Natural fibersOverall: 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); Diameter of top: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsers©
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©
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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©
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Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.335.bLeather and tinGift 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©
Back Skirt/ Sitting Pad (negbe)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.354Natural fibersOverall: 26 x 33.7 cm (10 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsers©
Hat
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.358Natural fibersOverall: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.); Diameter of top: 15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsers©
Vessel
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, early 20th century
1992.69TerracottaDiameter: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.); Overall: 35 x 15.6 cm (13 3/4 x 6 1/8 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Collection, Gift of William Mathewson Milliken©
Hat
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.357Natural fibersOverall: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.); Diameter of top: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsers©
Back Skirt/ Sitting Pad (negbe)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.355Natural fibersOverall: 19.7 x 27.4 x 5.7 cm (7 3/4 x 10 13/16 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsers©
Back Skirt/ Sitting Pad (negbe)
Africa, Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.353Natural fibersOverall: 19.7 x 27.4 x 5.7 cm (7 3/4 x 10 13/16 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of the African Art Sponsers©