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Flywhisk

Object Number:37-22-24
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sherbro
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Sherbro Island
Section:African
Materials:Hair
Bone
Length: 11.5 cm
Outside Diameter:3.3 cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937
Other Number:310 - Collector Number

Description

The handle is said to be made from the vertebrae of a large fish; the whisk from a cow's tail.

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