Basket with lid

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba peoples
mid 20th–20th century


Place of Creation: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 27 cm (8 11/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1517

Medium or Technique

Plant fiber

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Basketry

Provenance

About 2002, sold by Boua Sylla, Providence, RI to Dwight B. Heath, Providence, RI; 2008, gift of Dwight B. and Anna C. Heath to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 17, 2008)

NOTE: Provenance information was provided by the donor at the time of the gift, and has not been verified.

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight B. and Anna Cooper Heath, in memory of their son, David B. Heath