mortar and pestle

Hand carved wood, for pounding grain. Label attached " Church Missionary Society" Wets Africa".

PLACE: Yoruba region, Nigeria, West Africa

RELATED OBJECTS: HOB - There are other Nigerian objects . Adire Cloth (African talk box), Nigerian hats (talk box), Ibeji figures (talk box), Agogo bells (left display cabinet and music trolley),
African Worlds - (Gelede Masks).
Music Gallery - (Video and artefacts from Yoruban ceremony. Also many examples of the use of natural materials in instruments.)

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