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Object Number:
AF2827
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Herero
Provenience:
South West Africa
Namibia
Section:
African
Materials:
Turtle Shell
Iron
Glass
Description:
Small tortoise carapace, with a fringe of cords and small iron and red glass beads, forming bands.
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
313   -   Other Number

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home in Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 56/Fig. 4-4
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