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Vessel

Object Number:AF2818
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Herero
Provenience: Southwest Africa
Namibia
Section:African
Materials:Gourd
Leather
Rattan
Wax
Height: 33 cm
Outside Diameter:27 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1913
Other Number:83 - Other Number

Description

Gourd vessel. Strips of hide about it. For sour milk. Patched with woven rattan and sealing wax. Sling of thongs.

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