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ID number:  BIRRC-D0141(1-2)
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Decorated calabash and lid
Object type:  Calabash
Place made:  Oyo, W. Nigeria
Culture:  Yoruba
Measurements:  (Base) 12.5 x 22.5 cm (Lid) 11 x 22.5 cm
BIRRC-D0141(1-2).jpg

(1) Base: sparce incised line decoration. Star motif on base. Some black outlining of incising. (C, Shelf 1)
(2) Lid: concentric rings around rim. Geometric and animal motifs on top. Stalk left as knob. (D1, Box 2)

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