Arts of Africa
early 20th century
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Prior to 1922, provenance not yet documented; by 1922, acquired by François Poncelet of Brussels, Belgium; 1922, purchased in Brussels from François Poncelet by Stewart Culin for the Brooklyn Museum.
Wooden cylindrical cup with handle, the surface divided into three vertical panels decorated with basketry skeumorphs; smooth interior. CONDITION: good.
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Kuba. Cup, early 20th century. Wood, 4 5/16 x 3 7/8 in. (11 x 9.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.157. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.157_front_PS5.jpg)
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