Konda, Mongo. <em>Shield</em>, late 19th century. Fiber, wood, 53 1/8 x 9 7/16 in. (135 x 24 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.853. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.853_front_PS5.jpg)


Artist:Konda, Mongo

Medium: Fiber, wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 53 1/8 x 9 7/16 in. (135 x 24 cm)


Accession Number: 22.853

Image: CUR.22.853_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Oblong basketry shield. Black and tan geometric designs woven in. Round ribs up center. Hole in center. Condition: Body and wooden handle have become separated.

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