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Female Carytid Container
Female Carytid Container
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood And Cut Cowrie Shell Eyes
Dimensions:
9 7/8 x 2 1/2 (25.1 x 6.4 cm)
Object Type:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Manyanga Or Kongo
Accession Number:
1989.64.3
Acquisition Date:
1989-12-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Marc and Ruth Franklin

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