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Goblet for Palm Wine

Arts of Africa

CULTURE Kuba
MEDIUM Wood
DATES late 19th or early 20th century
DIMENSIONS height: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm); diameter: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of Africa
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 22.804
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Kuba. Goblet for Palm Wine, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, height: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm); diameter: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 22.804. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 22.804_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Egg-shaped wooden goblet supported by four legs on a circular base. Geometric forms cover vessel and are filled in with patterns that include diamonds, triangles, and parallel lines. Interior is smooth. Condition is good.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (75%)
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Goblet for Palm Wine