Kongo (Yombe subgroup). <em>Rattle with Male Figure</em>, before 1922. Wood, fiber, shells, 11 7/16 x 2 3/4 in. (29 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1422. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1422_threequarter_PS5.jpg)

Rattle with Male Figure

Artist:Kongo (Yombe subgroup)

Medium: Wood, fiber, shells

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:before 1922

Dimensions: 11 7/16 x 2 3/4 in. (29 x 7 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H7, 6C

Accession Number: 22.1422

Image: CUR.22.1422_threequarter_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Stick figure used as rattle. Large stylized head. Garment of vegetal fibers covers from neck half-way down figure.

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