University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF4338
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Reshiat
Provenience: Africa
Lake Turkana
Lake Rudolf Area
Section:African
Materials:Leather
Wood
Height: 8 cm
Length: 80 cm
Width: 27 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Donaldson Smith, 1914
Other Number:18895 (probably) - Old Museum Number

Description

Parrying shield. Twigs woven together.


Bibliography:

[Chapter] Smith, Arthur D., and Culin, R. S. 1897. "Catalogue of Ethnographical Objects from Somaliland and the Galla Country". Through Unknown African Countries: the First Expedition from Somaliland to Lake Rudolf. London. pg. 430-443 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 442View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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