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Tusk

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Object Number:37-18-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Nigeria
Locus: Kano region
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Length: 76 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. W. D. Anderson, 1937

Description

Elephant tusk, the wide end carved into the form of a crocodile with open mouth, facing which are 6 elephants carved in full relief and standing trunk to tail on the inner curve of the tusk.

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