Kuba (Bushoong subgroup). <em>Cup</em>, early 20th century. Wood, height: 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm); diameter: 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.799. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.799_front_PS5.jpg)

Cup

Artist:Kuba (Bushoong subgroup)

Medium: Wood

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Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: height: 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm); diameter: 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H2, 2D

Accession Number: 22.799

Image: CUR.22.799_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Dark wood ceremonial drinking cup with handle. Formal design representing woven matting with interstices filled in with fine cross hatching; braid design on handle; smooth interior. Condition: Split.

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