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Bow stand
Bow stand
Date:
Early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 40
Century:
Media:
Wood And Rock Crystal
Dimensions:
16 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Luba Or Hemba
Accession Number:
1991.13
Acquisition Date:
1991-04-26
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Fine Arts Museums Acquisition Fund and funds from various donors

The bow stand is carved, with three branched. The shaft depicts a female figure with a crystal in back of her hair.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”