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Bark cloth

Museum number:
5-10290
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21050010290
Alternate number:
B-123 (previous number (Bascom’s number))
Accession number:
Acc.2819
Object count:
1
Description:
Bark Cloth
Donor:
Berta Bascom and William Russell Bascom
Collection place:
Nigeria
Verbatim coll. place:
Africa, Nigeria; Ashanti (Murdock 32:18)
Culture or time period:
Ashanti
Collector:
William Russell Bascom
Collection date:
1943
Materials:
Bark
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1971
Department:
Africa (except Ancient Egypt)
Dimensions:
width 133 centimeters and length 177 centimeters
Comment:
Collected in 1945. PAHMA Storage Loc: U-6-3
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