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Central and South Africa

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Songye people

Female Kifwebe mask

Carved wood, white pigment, and twine

Approx. 16 x 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.

Gift of Thomas Carroll, PhD 1951

2012.045.001

 

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tabwa

Wood drum

Wood, animal skin, and rope fiber

12 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (31.8 x 24.1 cm)

Gift of William W. Brill

89.015.043

South Africa, Zulu

Snuff container

Gourd, copper, brass, and cork

2 3/4 x 3 in. (7 x 7.6 cm)

Gift of William W. Brill

87.059.050

Rwanda, Tutsi

Three baskets

Woven fiber and pigments

12 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. (32.4 x 13 cm)

6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (17.1 x 9.5 cm)

5 1/4 x 2 in. (13.3 x 5.1 cm)

Acquired through the Ernest I. White, Class of 1893, Endowment Fund and gift of various donors, by exchange

2007.075.001-.003

Uganda, Hima

Milk jug

Wood, metal, and plant fiber

10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)

Gift of Amyas Naegele

2003.069.020