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Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.37/2001_2.37.JPG

Staff

Artist Unknown, African, Shango

2001/2.37

wood

rank 27.51693

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

equatorial guinea, gabon, southern cameroon region styles

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

objects

objects we use

ogowe river area

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

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Skirt

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

1900-1985

1985/1.142

raffia cloth

rank 25.82687

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

costume by form

descriptors

main garments

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.2/1985_2.2.JPG

Neckrest

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1950

1985/2.2

carved wood

rank 25.58084

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

furnishings

furnishings by form or function

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.158/1985_1.158.JPG

Pot

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

Possibly 20th century

circa 1900

1985/1.158

Pottery, brass holder, and fiber attachment

rank 25.28211

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

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Bowl in the shape of a ceramic vessel

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

circa 1890

1985/1.161

wood, fiber, brass tacks and pigment

rank 25.28211

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1984-sl-2.24/1984_2.24.JPG

Box

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

circa 1890

1984/2.24

wood,, plant fibers and tkoola powder

rank 24.91436

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.155/1985_1.155.JPG

Kuba raffia panel

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1975

1985/1.155

raffia cloth and vegetable dye

rank 24.85521

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.5a/1986_2.5.JPG

Mask and costume (bwoom)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

A full-body costume and mask depicting a human figure.

20th century

circa 1960

1986/2.5A

bark cloth, woven raffia, wood, copper, glass beads, kola nuts, kola, animal ski

rank 24.66523

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

costume by function

costumes

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

people and occupations

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

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Covered Box in the Shape of a Stacked Basket (Lid)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1930

1985/1.162A

wood

rank 24.50539

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by function

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

western democratic republic of congo styles

Covered Box in the Shape of a Stacked Basket (Base)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1930

1985/1.162B

carved wood

rank 24.50539

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by function

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.123a-b/1985_2.123AB.JPG

Knife with wooden scabbard

African, Southern Songye

20th century

circa 1950

1985/2.123A-B

iron, wood, copper and twine

rank 24.31614

african

african styles by region

cases (containers)

central and equatorial african styles

containers

containers by form

edged weapons

luba region

objects

objects we use

people and culture

sheaths

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

weapons and ammunition

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.172/1983_2.172.JPG

Jar

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

20th century

1983/2.172

ceramic with incised design

rank 24.31518

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.170/1985_1.170.JPG

Bowl

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

circa 1890

1985/1.170

ceramic, red wood powder and fiber

rank 24.31518

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.4/1985_2.4.JPG

Jar

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

Possibly 20th century

circa 1900

1985/2.4

terracotta, fiber, wood, and red wood powder

rank 24.26941

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

objects

objects we use

people and culture

sculpture

sculpture by material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1986-sl-2.108/1986_2.108.JPG

Female half-figure

African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

20th century

circa 1925

1986/2.108

wood

rank 23.99472

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

human body

luba region

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by subject type

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.50/2001_2.50.JPG

Staff

Artist Unknown, African, Angola, Chokwe

2001/2.50

wood

rank 23.99111

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

chokwe-lunda

descriptors

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

walking sticks

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.56/1985_2.56.JPG

Royal Sword

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

Possibly 20th century

circa 1900

1985/2.56

iron, wood and copper

rank 23.89538

african

african styles by region

aristocracy

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

groups of people

nobility

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

political figures

social classes

social classes by specific type

social groups

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

upper class

weapons

weapons and ammunition

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1984-sl-2.75/1984_2.75.JPG

Panel with Geometric Design

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

Possibly 20th century

circa 1900

1984/2.75

raffia

rank 23.66221

aegean

aegean periods

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

descriptors

design elements

early western world

greek

mediterranean

object genres

object genres by material

panels

patterns (design elements)

patterns by specific type

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual and tactile

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1984-sl-2.80/1984_2.80.JPG

Panel with Geometric Design

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1920-1940

1984/2.80

raffia

rank 23.66221

aegean

aegean periods

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

descriptors

design elements

early western world

greek

mediterranean

object genres

object genres by material

panels

patterns (design elements)

patterns by specific type

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual and tactile

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.72/1985_2.72.JPG

Hat

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

19th century

1985/2.72

natural fiber

rank 23.64977

accessories worn on the head

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

clothing

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

headgear

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.143/1985_1.143FT.JPG

Mask (mwaash aMbooy)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

Mask of a human figure. Embellished with presitious materials: dyed cloth, leopard skin, cowry shells, glass beads.

20th century

1900-1985

1985/1.143

wood, paint, wool cloth, fiber cloth, cowrie shell, glass beads and leopa

rank 23.63276

african

african styles by region

beads and sets of beads

beadwork

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

costume

costume by function

descriptors

monarchs

object genres

object genres by form

objects

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by occupation

people in government and administration

political figures

rulers (people)

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.3/1985_2.3.JPG

Vessel with four faces carved on rim

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1940

1985/2.3

carved wood and tkoola powder residue

rank 23.49855

african

african styles by region

biological components

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

components

components and systems

components by specific context

containers

containers by form

heads

objects we use

people and culture

sculpture

sculpture by technique

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

the human body

upper body

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.108/1998_1.108.JPG

Prestige Axe

Artist Unknown, African, Angola, Chokwe

20th century

20th century

1998/1.108

metal blade with wood handle

rank 23.41301

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

chokwe-lunda

cutting equipment

cutting tools

descriptors

equipment

equipment by process

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.62/2001_2.62.JPG

Staff

Artist Unknown, African, Zambia, Lozi

2001/2.62

wood with metal

rank 23.39078

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

descriptors

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

upper zambezi river region styles

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.6/2001_2.6.JPG

Staff

African, Congo (Zaire), Songye

2001/2.6

wood

rank 23.16887

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

descriptors

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

luba region

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

people and occupations

standing

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.70/2001_2.70.JPG

Staff

African, Congo (Zaire), Hemba

2001/2.70

wood with metal

rank 23.16887

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

descriptors

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

luba

luba region

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

walking sticks

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.68/1985_2.68.JPG

Scarification knife

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1935

1985/2.68

iron and copper wire

rank 23.10633

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

ceremonial weapons

cutting equipment

cutting tools

edged weapons

equipment

equipment by process

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

weapons

weapons and ammunition

western democratic republic of congo styles

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Scarification knife

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1935

1985/2.69

steel and copper wire

rank 23.10633

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

ceremonial weapons

cutting equipment

cutting tools

edged weapons

equipment

equipment by process

objects

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

weapons

weapons and ammunition

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.164/1985_1_164.JPG

Beaded Miniature Hat

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1950

1985/1.164

wool cloth, raffia, leather, glass beads and shells

rank 23.06894

accessories worn on the head

african

african styles by region

beads and sets of beads

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

headgear

object genres

object genres by form

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

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Cup

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

late 19th century

1984/2.31

wood

rank 23.06598

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

drinking vessels

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

vessels for serving and consuming food

western democratic republic of congo styles

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Ancestor figure (female in Manda style)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

Carved wooden figure of a human. The torso, neck and head make an elongated cylinder along the certical axis. The hands rest at its sides near the umbilicus. The hair, face, hands, genitals, and feet are detailed.

circa 1920

1987/1.157.1

wood

rank 23.05520

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

luba region

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by general context

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by subject type

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.157.2/1987_1.157.2.JPG

Ancestor figure (female in Manda style)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

Carved wooden figure of a human. The torso, neck and head make an elongated cylinder along the certical axis. The hands rest at its sides near the umbilicus. The hair, face, hands, genitals, and feet are detailed.

circa 1920

1987/1.157.2

wood

rank 23.05520

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

luba region

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by general context

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by subject type

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.157.3/1987_1.157.3.JPG

Ancestor figure (male in Manda style)

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Tabwa

Carved wood figure of a human. The figure's torso, neck, and head are cyclindrical and elongated on the vertical axis. The figure's arms rest by its umbilicus, which protrudes slightly. Details of the hair, face, hands, genitals, and feet are carved in. The figure is incised with symmetrical, zigzag-ing lines.

circa 1920

1987/1.157.3

wood

rank 23.05520

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

luba region

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by general context

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by subject type

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.5/1985_2.5.JPG

Basket with cover

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1950

1985/2.5

woven raffia and wood

rank 22.99653

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by form

descriptors

object genres

object genres by function

object genres by material

object-making processes and techniques

objects

objects we use

people and culture

processes and techniques

processes and techniques by specific type

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1984-sl-1.263/1984_1.263.JPG

Male Figure

Artist Unknown, African, French Congo, Teke

20th century

circa 1925

1984/1.263

carved wood

rank 22.92359

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

clothing

figures

kwango-kwilu

objects

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

people by gender

physical activities

physical activities by general context

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

visual works

visual works by subject type

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.163/1985_1.163.JPG

Royal Attendant Hat

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1950

1985/1.163

natural fiber and string

rank 22.80725

accessories worn on the head

african

african styles by region

aristocracy

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

groups of people

headgear

nobility

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

political figures

social classes

social classes by specific type

social groups

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

upper class

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-2001-sl-2.53/2001_2.53.JPG

Staff

Artist Unknown, African, Republic of the Congo, Kongo, Solongo

2001/2.53

wood

rank 22.77300

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

descriptors

equipment

equipment by context

equipment for personal use

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

southwestern democratic republic of congo styles

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

tools and equipment

walking sticks

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.167/1985_1.167.JPG

Headband

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1940

1985/1.167

cotton, natural dyes, shells, raffia, glass beads

rank 22.52798

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

combination inorganic/organic animal material

combination inorganic/organic material

descriptors

materials

materials by composition

object genres

object genres by material

people and culture

shell and shell material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.71/1985_2.71.JPG

Royal Attendant Hat

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

19th century

1985/2.71

natural fiber and string

rank 22.49915

accessories worn on the head

african

african styles by region

aristocracy

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

clothing

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

groups of people

headgear

nobility

objects

objects we use

people

people (agents)

people and culture

people and occupations

political figures

social classes

social classes by specific type

social groups

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

upper class

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1984-sl-2.32/1984_2.32.JPG

Cup

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

19th century

1984/2.32

wood

rank 21.95951

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

drinking vessels

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

sculpture

sculpture by technique

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

vessels for serving and consuming food

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.44/1985_2.44.JPG

Cup

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

19th century

circa 1875

1985/2.44

carved wood

rank 21.95951

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

drinking vessels

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

people and culture

sculpture

sculpture by technique

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

vessels for serving and consuming food

visual works

visual works by medium or technique

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-1.168/1985_1.168.JPG

Belt

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1920

1985/1.168

raffia cloth, thread, cowrie shells and glass beads

rank 21.27535

african

african styles by region

beads and sets of beads

beadwork

central and equatorial african styles

central democratic republic of congo styles

combination inorganic/organic animal material

combination inorganic/organic material

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

materials

materials by composition

object genres

object genres by form

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

shell and shell material

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1998-sl-1.69/1998_1.69.JPG

Ngbaka Throwing Knife

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire)

20th century

20th century

1998/1.69

metal blade with fabric and cord covered wood handle

rank 21.06182

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

descriptors

edged weapons

northern democratic republic of congo styles

northwest democratic republic of congo styles

object genres

object genres by material

objects

objects we use

people and culture

projectile weapons

projectile weapons with nonexplosive propellant

projectiles with nonexplosive propellant

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

weapons

weapons and ammunition

western democratic republic of congo styles

Full Record: x-1985-sl-2.40/1985_2.40.JPG

Hairpin

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Mangbetu

20th century

1900-1985

1985/2.40

bronze

rank 20.24907

accessories worn on the head

african

african styles by region

central and equatorial african styles

copper alloy

copper and copper alloy

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories worn

descriptors

hair accessories

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

metal

metal and metal products

metal by composition or origin

nonferrous metal

northeast democratic republic of congo styles

northern democratic republic of congo styles

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

western democratic republic of congo styles

zande-mangbetu region