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Bag

Museum number:
5-3026
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.1717
Object count:
1
Description:
Woman's bag; Gyem or D'ab; twine fiber, fringe formed by ends of weft; 4 strands of link brass carrying strap; 5.75 inches x 4.75 inches.
Donor:
Leonard Plotnicov and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Du Village, Nigeria
Verbatim coll. place:
Af.; Nigeria; Birom; Du Village
Culture or time period:
Birom
Collector:
Leonard Plotnicov
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1963
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
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