Arts of Africa
height: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm); diameter: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) (show scale)
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 from François Poncelet by Stewart Culin in Brussels for the Brooklyn Museum.
Wide-bodied calabash carved with incised geometric patterns, filled in with white clay.
This item is not on view
Calabash, before 1922. Gourd, clay, height: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm); diameter: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.508. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.508_front_PS5.jpg)
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