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ID number:  BIRRC-D0072(1-2)
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Two carved wooden chewing sticks
Object type:  Woodwork
Place made:  Calabar, E. Nigeria
Culture:  Efik
Collector:  Danford, John
Materials:  Wood
Measurements:  22 cm
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Wooden chewing sticks with basic geometric carving at one end. Used for teeth cleaning. (Regarded as good examples of their type). Collected in the 1950s.

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Danford, John

1913
1970
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