Kuba. <em>Goblet with Double Head (Mbwoongntey)</em>, early 20th century. Wood, 8 9/16 x 5 5/16 in. (21.8 x 13.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.162. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.162_side_PS5.jpg)

Goblet with Double Head (Mbwoongntey)


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 8 9/16 x 5 5/16 in. (21.8 x 13.5 cm)


Accession Number: 22.162

Image: CUR.22.162_side_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Janus head palm wine cup on small, narrow necked pedestal. Faces have almond shaped eyes meeting over triangular nose. Small pursed mouth showing teeth. Prominent round keloids at temples. Hair indicated by crosshatching. Condition: good.

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