University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-53-9
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Djibouti
Section:African
Materials:Ceramic
Leather
Shell
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number1994.X.10413 - Other Number

Description

Vase or jug. Plain ceramic jug surrounded by a woven wood frame. Has a lid, but connected by leather strap with shells. Neck and rim have shell design. Lid also has raffia on inside. Very decorative. (Formerly 2003-82-78 of General Africa).


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