Wongo. <em>Palm Wine Cup</em>, early 20th century. Wood, 5 1/8 x 5 x 5 in. (13 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.159. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.159_front_PS5.jpg)

Palm Wine Cup


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 5 1/8 x 5 x 5 in. (13 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)


Accession Number: 22.159

Image: CUR.22.159_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Palm wine cup of classical vase shape, tapering pedestal; dark brown hardwood, patinated; alternating hatched designs on edges, incised triangles on lower body. Condition: Piece broken from pedestal, cracks on both sides of body.

Brooklyn Museum