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Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Pel ambish
1880 – 1890
Gift of the Friends of the Museum of Art in honor of Evan M. Maurer
1988/2.1
A lid for a square shaped box with a rounded disk-shaped base. The lid is bordered with a diamond geometric pattern and the center has a round button-like fixture attached to it. For a full description of the box, please see object no. 1985/1.162B.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Box (Lid)
1925 – 1935
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1985/1.162A
Cylindrical vessel carved in the shape of a human head. The top of the head is designed with cross-hatching marks with a linear triangular design wrapped around the top of the figure's head. A hole is carved into the crown of the figure's head.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Pipe
1915 – 1925
Gift of Al and Margaret Coudron
1985/1.184
Vessel with two bulbous sections and a tapered middle section with a small opening at the top. There is a braided fiber string wrapped around the tapered mid section with a piece of wood attached to the end of the fiber. The bulbous portions of the vessel are decorated with geometric patterns.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Vessel
1895 – 1905
Museum purchase
1985/2.4
Vertically positioned cup with a handle. The base is smaller than the circumference of the cup's cylinder. There are four solid carved horizontal bands wrapped around the cup. In between the bands are multi-directional linear carvings in a geometric pattern.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Cup
1870 – 1880
Gift of Margaret Hollowell Coudron and Al Coudron
1985/2.44

Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Twol
1900 – 1940
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
1986/1.208
Rectangular panel with hemmed edges. There are two rows of patterns running down the panel consisting of multiple interlocking lines.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Raffia Textile Panel
1945 – 1955
Museum purchase made possible by the Alfred E. Pernt Memorial Fund in honor of Doctor of Technical Sciences Max H. J. Pernt and his wife Anna Pernt (née Mueller)
1986/2.106
Dome-shaped cap with two elongated flaps symmetrically opposed on each side of the cap. There is a circular pattern on the top of the hat and the sides are decorated with geometric patterns resembling chevrons.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Titleholder's hat
1895 – 1905
Gift of Marc Leo Felix, Brussels
1986/2.62
A cone-shaped headdress with a cylindrical finial rising from its top. Three long flaps hang from three projections located near the top of the finial. The green field of the main body and finial is embroidered with cowrie shells arranged in a four-pointed rosette pattern. Cowries also appear on the round flat top of the finial where they radiate around a circle of alternating red and white beads. Cowries form a fringe around the lower border of the cap and are accompanied by brass bells along the edges of the flaps. The headdress is bordered at its lower edge and at the top and bottom of the finial with a checkerboard pattern in red and white beads between thin rows of alternating green and white beads. Five double rows of white beads form a chevron pattern on the wheat-colored field of the flaps.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Royal Hat
1895 – 1905
Gift of Marc Leo Felix, Brussels
1982/2.76
Hollowed cone-shaped vessel with a thinly tapered, extended tip. Vessel is designed with various geometric shapes including repetitive diamond and square patterns.
Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Clyster
1895 – 1905
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1984/2.27

Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Staff
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.17

Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Dance costume (thigh cover)
1915 – 1925
Gift of Al and Margaret Coudron
1985/1.185.3
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