The proverb pot lids of Lower Congo

Object type: proverb lid
Materials: wood
Legend: Every time I want to speak, you put your foot in my mouth. Explanation: I cannot say anything or argue because you never let me speak.
Place of collecting: Democratic Republic of the Congo > Bas-Congo > Mayombe
Culture: Woyo
Acquisition related person: Rev. Father Leo Bittremieux (°1880 - †1946) as donor
Date of acquisition: 1946-07-23
Dimensions: 22 cm x 6,9 cm
Inventory number: EO.0.0.42846