Arts of Africa
height: 11 7/16 in. (29 cm); diameter: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Calabash, before 1922. Calabash, height: 11 7/16 in. (29 cm); diameter: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.515. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.515_front_PS5.jpg)
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Reddish brown gourd. Decorated with lines and on body are squares filled alternately with another square or a triangle. Opening at top has been stuffed and there is a fiber cord.
Condition: fiber cord at top broken; small hole in neck; some staining and discoloration but object is sound.
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