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Snuff Box

Object Number:30-13-29
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ovimbundu
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Skin
Gourd
Height: 5.3 cm
Outside Diameter:5.1 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. T. W. Woodside, 1930

Description

Cylindrical. Wood, elaborately carved with rectangular design in the centre. Red paint as on 30-13-26. Base is piece of gourd; the lid, also a piece of gourd, is attached by a hide string.

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