Small ivory tusk used as part of a headdress by an

Made:
1851-1900 in Uganda

Small ivory tusk used as part of a headdress by an Acoli Chief, decorated with dotted lines, Uganda, mid 19th century

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A651645
type:
tusks, ethnography (african), zoology (parts of animals) ethnography (african), headdresses, tusks, zoology (parts of animals)
credit:
Woodhouse, A.C.
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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