Dance Baton with Two Half-Figures (Thafu ma luangu)

CULTURE:
Kongo peoples
DATE:
19th–20th century
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Wood, rope, seeds, cord, kaolin
CLASSIFICATION:
Tools and Equipment
DIMENSIONS:
16 1/2 × 2 5/8 × 3 1/8 in. (41.91 × 6.67 × 7.94 cm) On mount: 17 × 3 5/8 × 3 5/8 in. (43.18 × 9.21 × 9.21 cm)
DEPARTMENT:
Arts of Africa
LOCATION:
Not On View
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, The Clark and Frances Stillman Collection of Congo Sculpture, gift of Eugene and Margaret McDermott
OBJECT NUMBER:
1969.S.38