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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst
|Culture:||Congolese (Zairian); Songye people|
|Measurements:||Overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 9/16 in x 2 3/16 in; 13.3 cm x 6.5 cm x 5.6 cm|
|Accession Number: ||AC 1999.28|
|Credit Line:||The Barry D. Maurer (Class of 1959) Collection of African art purchased with Amherst College Discretionary Fund and funds from H. Axel Schupf (Class of 1957)||
A rubbing oracle with scarified female head used for divination rituals.
Attributed to the "master carver attached to the court of King Kasongo Niembo."
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