University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-35-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Timne
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Culture Area: West Africa
Section:African
Materials:Gourd
Wood
Skin
Credit Line:Purchased from J. L. Buck, 1930
Other NumberC309 - Seder Number
19 - Other Number

Description

Roughly round gourd and skin sounding box, wood stem; horsehair strings. Made by Sadu Korama, a Timne man. Acquired through Makene chief, Bilo Romala. Cf. 30-35-1, 31-44-2, AF 259, etc.


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