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ID number:  BIRRC-D0282
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Head-load carrier
Object type:  Woodwork
Place made:  S.E. Liberia
Culture:  Kru
Materials:  Wood and split cane
Measurements:  18 x 40 x 21 cm

Widely used throughout the region but increasingly replaced by the late 1970s by enamel bowls. Collected in 1976 in Jlao, (sastown) kru.

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