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Xylophone Hammer

Object Number:2012-31-2C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Shangana-Tsonga
Provenience: South Africa
Section:African
Materials:Wood
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Cocoon
Height: 4.2 cm
Length: 39.5 cm
Width: 4.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Margaret E. Johnston in memory of Dr. Thomas F. Johnston, 2012

Description

Wood handle, its top is covered by hide. Two cocoons with seeds inside are stitched together and tied underneath the head of the hammer.

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