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Wooden cup carved into the form of a human face. Label: one small handwritten label attached to the base of the cup.

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cup (ritual & belief: religious buildings & furnishings)

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  cup (ritual & belief: religious buildings & furnishings)

Additional maker information
Malet, A. H.
Central Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  Central Africa 
Malet, A.H.
Additional collector information
Malet, A. H. 

Materials & techniques
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)
overall: 175 x 130 x 125 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 175 x 130 x 125 mm

Related subjects
object name (Horniman Ethno.): cups (ritual & belief: religious buildings & furnishings)
material: wood

Record created 1999-06-22 by PAUL
Record last updated 2014-11-27 by SALLEN

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