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Ladle

Object Number:AF1387B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Belgian Congo
Aruwimi District
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Carved
Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:424 - Other Number

Description

Carved bulbous wooden handle; carvings encircle object; incised horizontal bands and checkered pattern; one end of handle is pointed (this end fits into the bowl); directly above the pointed end is a hole (Di-8cm).

Used for drawing water.

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