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Ostrich Egg

Object Number:
31-2-244
Current Location:
Culture:
Bushmen
Provenience:
Botswana
Section:
African
Materials:
Eggshell
Iconography:
Water Container
Description:
Used as water container. Blackened incised decoration: three bands of triangles, X's and parallel slanting lines; four cross-hatched motifs (star, two diamonds, and snake?)
Height:
15cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)
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African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
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African Gallery ( Aug 1995)
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