|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912|
|Other Number||591 - Field No SF|
Semi-lunar in shape. Made to contain tukula, a mixture of palm oil and resin, which was rubbed into the skin as a cosmetic. Boxes also held razors. Design consists of bamba (antelope) and phila (sun).
|[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 64||View Objects cited in this Publication|
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