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Vessel

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Artist Unknown (Mangbetu)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Vessel, Artist Unknown (Mangbetu)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Ceramic
Size: 10 5/8 x 4 5/8 x 6 in. (26.99 x 11.75 x 15.24 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Mangbetu, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: vessel with handle, surmounted by female head; opening of vessel is through top of figure's headdress; surface has glossy appearance; dark clay body
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 95.69.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009