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Wooden carved cylindrical container. There is a geometric design on the surface of the object.

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container (containers)

1 item (description level: whole)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  container (containers)

Additional maker information
Malet, A. H.
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected: possibly Democratic Republic of the Congo 
Malet, A.H.
Additional collector information
Malet, A. H. 
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Kuba 

Materials & techniques
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)
overall: 155 x 70 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 155 x 70 mm

Related subjects
object name (Horniman Ethno.): containers (containers)
maker or user: Kuba
material: wood

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

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