Jar-shaped. Quadrangular bottom; rounding off to circular rim [twined]. Wicker and twill. Of the type in which the "medicine" of the Himoi or Humoi Society is kept. It is a "purification" society. It washes with its "medicine" persons who are guilty of certain offences and the "bush" in which the offences have been committed.
Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall 1936-1937
Current & Past Exhibitions:
African Gallery (1982 - 1986)
African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
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