Cover of vessel for serving beer (Imbenge)

Zulu peoples
early 20th century


Object Place: South Africa

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2 5/8 x 8 5/16 Diameter in. (6.5 x 21 Diameter cm)

Accession Number

2000.1237.2

Medium or Technique

Woven rafia with beaded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Basketry

Provenance

Purchased in South Africa by Bernard and Suzanne Pucker, Boston; 2000, year-end gift of Bernard and Suzanne Pucker to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 24, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Suzanne and Bernard Pucker in honor of and with friendship for Charles and Judy Hood