University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF4334
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Boran
Provenience: Ethiopia
Lake Rudolph
Locus: NE of Lake
Section:African
Materials:Leather
Outside Diameter:42 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Arthur Donaldson Smith, 1914
Other Number:18930 - Old Museum Number

Description

Small, round, of thick hide, edge turned up, otherwise low cone. Crowned with boss; ornamented with embossed lines and knobs.


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: 436View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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