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Pigment Container

Object Number:29-50-578
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Yentshemangua
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Length: 22 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Max Boehmig through Emil Roehrig (Barthels Mfg. Co.), 1924
Other Number:491 - Other Number

Description

Wooden. Oval. At one end the carved representation of a tortoise's head, at the other of its (looped) tail. On the back of the saucer the crudely incised representation of the 4 limbs of a human or animal figure.

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