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staff (physical aids)
7.10.51/5
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
common name:  wooden staff
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  staff (physical aids)

Place
West Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  West Africa 

Materials & techniques
wood
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)
Measurements
overall: 558.8 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 558.8 mm
Inscriptions
label:  1 stick (west Africa) Mrs Poole 7.10.19/51 .

Provenance
donor:  Poole, M. L.  gift 1951-10-07


Related subjects
theme: Health and Healing
object name (Horniman Ethno.): staffs (physical aids)
material: wood

Record created 2000-01-22 by EOLIVARI
Record last updated 2014-06-19 by DTAGEN

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