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Object Number: 37-22-137
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Sherbro Island
Yoni
Section:African
Materials:Reed (plant)
Technique:Basketry
Credit Line:Expedition to Sierra Leone, West Africa; Henry Usher Hall, 1937
Other Number94 - Other Number

Description

Coarse wicker with recessed bottom. The rim is finished off by doubling over the warp splints. For washing cassava, so that the water is strained off. See 37-22-136.


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