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Object Number:
AF844
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Zaire
Northern Zaire
Lake Leopold
Culture Area:
Central Africa
Section:
African
Materials:
Ivory
Description:
Long, roughly oval mouthpiece-hole, originally surrounded by a ridge, now much chipped, of the same form, the middle of each long side of which passes into a rounded buldge on the side of the tusk neat the opening. For the "L. Leopold" of the old label. Torday sustituted "Lesa" ( place name? or Balese of the northeast?).
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff
Other Number:
23   -   Other Number

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