University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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. 2-14View Objects cited in this Publication

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