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Ear Spool

Object Number:AF4661
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nandi
Provenience: Kenya
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Length: 11 cm
Width: 6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lawson S. Propst and William Wight, 1917

Description

Cf. AF4658. This is of wood, "polished by rubbing on a flat sandstone, then oiled with castor oil." Thick lentoid with one sharp and one rounded edge, deep notch at each end, connected on one side by a split in the wood.

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