From: Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 37-22-24
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Sherbro
Provenience Sierra Leone | Sherbro Island
Section African
Materials Hair | Bone

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

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

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