Avery Research Center Artifact Collection
81. Bell & Howell tape recorder Bell & Howell synchronized tape recorder in leather case, for use with black & white camera; personal belonging of Colin Turnbull. 82. Bellows Bellows used with tuyere and kiln; top skin and stick are missing; origin Uganda. 83. Water buffalo Black and brown water buffalo, head turned, origin Uganda. 84. Walking cane of Dr. William Crum Black cane with gold head containing the inscription "To WDC from WHJ & JMT 1910." The cane was presented to Dr. William Crum, physician, Collector of Customs in Charleston, South Carolina, and United States minister and consul general to Liberia, at a farewell banquet prior to his ambassadorial journey to Liberia. The initials signify the presenters of the cane: WHJ is William H. Johnson and JMT is J. M. Thompson, both Charleston physicians. 85. Plastic and metal hair comb Black plastic hair comb with metal prongs, black panther fist and peace sign engraved into handle. 86. Pipe Black pottery pipe bowl, ribbed around top and bottom with diagonal engraving around the center, origin Ituri rainforest. 87. Smith & Corona typewriter Black Smith & Corona manual typewriter used by Joseph Towles in the field in the 1960s; top cover has the word "SILENT." 88. Stone sculpture Black smooth stone sculpture of a woman holding a female child. 89. Stone sculpture Black smooth stone sculpture of a woman holding a female child. 90. Stone sculpture Black smooth stone sculpture with an open spiral design depicting the heads of a mother and child. Origin Africa. 91. Soapstone Bowl Black soapstone bowl; plain except for one decoration around rim; origin East Africa. 92. Typewriter case Black typewriter case with two metal clasps and twine handle. 93. Wooden antelope carving Black wooden antelope; origin Uganda. 94. Wooden boar carving Black wooden boar, tail pointed upward and head turned as if ready to charge, origin Uganda. 95. Wooden buffalo carving Black wooden buffalo, origin Uganda. 96. Wooden buffalo carving Black wooden buffalo, origin Uganda. 97. Wooden crocodile carving Black wooden crocodile; origin Uganda. 98. Shirt Blue men's tie-dyed shirt with white design. Origin Liberia. 99. Bone drumstick with leather covering for use with slit gong Bone drumstick with leather stitched over joint end; for use with slit gong. 100. Raffia bracelet
Bracelet made of brown and black raffia. Origin West Africa.