University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:2003-74-33A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Somalia
Section:African
Materials:Gourd
Raffia
Leather
Shell
Wood
Technique:Carved
Woven
Sewn
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1921.2.24 - Other Number

Description

Large gourd container sitting inside woven raffia basket with leather straps. Decorated with beads and shells. Has lid.


Bibliography:

[Book] Gunn, Harold D. 1959. A Handbook of the Collections of the Commercial Museum.. Philadelphia. Philadelphia Commercial Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 72-73View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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