University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-13-1.29
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Ovimbundu
Provenience: Angola
Section:African
Materials:Leather
Cowrie Shell
Length: 4cm
Width: 3.5cm
Depth: 1.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. T. W. Woodside, 1930
Other Number30-13-1CC - Original Number

Description

Piece of leather with three (3) cowries, 1 is loose; part of a Medicine Man's divining tray.


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