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Luba Pipe

luba-pipe
Luba Pipe

Artist: Unknown Luba artist

Name: bomba , pipe

Origin: Luba people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Made of: wood

Dimensions: H: 9” (23cm) W: 3.15” (8cm)

From: Gift of Dr. Oliver E. and Pamela F. Cobb, 2009

Accession no. 2009-02-005

On display in the PLU’s Mortvedt Library (2nd floor)

Democratic Republic of the Congo Map
Congo

Description: Short Description: A finely carved wooden pipe with a large bowl that depicts a kneeling female figure holding her breasts.