African Tribal Art - Vessel, Mangbetu People, D. R. Congo

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Mangbetu people, D.R. Congo

11.5" by 13" diameter (29.3 by 33 cm)
20th century

An unusually large non-figurative vessel from the Mangbetu, comprised of six lobes joined to a central vertical cylinder having an impressed crosshatch texture. No repairs or damage, save a few old rim nicks. Ex. private collection, Northern California.


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