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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Transportation
African
World Cultures ➔ Basket, Food

Identifier:
115863
Description:
Brown grass basket and lid with two central black bands and grass-wrapped reed rims. Three different wicker designs on the three major panels.;Part of accession 4621. The objects were collected by the donor while a missionary in the Belgian Congo, from 1922-1925. They were made by members of the Pende ethnic group, a Bantu people that live in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Date:
1925
Materials:
Woven, Reed, Grass
Dimensions:
8" h 9" w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Mr. Raphael Valentine
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Pende Ethnic Group

Valentine, Mr. Raphael