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Object Number: 37-22-116B
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Sherbro
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Sherbro Island
Locus: Shengge Chiefdom
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Fiber
Technique:Basketry
Outside Diameter:37cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937
Other Number281 - Other Number

Description

Bowl-shaped, with lid. Coiled. Dyes: red-brown, yellow, black, green. See 37-22-115. The green is not native. For materials, see 37-22-114. Bala refers to the technique.


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African Gallery ( Aug 1995)View Objects in Exhibition

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