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Object Number:
AF2380
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Herero
Provenience:
South West Africa
Namibia
Section:
African
Materials:
Gourd
Leather
Skin
Description:
Gourd vessel. Large, partly covered with strips of hide. Damaged. Squat globular with narrow neck; the upper part completely covered with thongs which are bound under the base.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 36/Fig. 2-14
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