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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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61.
Ax
Ax Ax with wooden handle and bark at head. Blade has incised design on one side. Origin Nigeria.
62.
Ax
Ax Ax with wooden handle carved from a tree trunk. Origin Nigeria.
63.
Nuts
Nuts Bag of approximately 75 nuts of unknown variety. Origin Togo.
64.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture on wood backing; antelope in a clearing by a lake, outlined in bark; origin Uganda.
65.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture on wood backing; man in a canoe near by a palm tree, two huts and a tree in background; origin Uganda.
66.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture on wood backing; man with spear, woman with basket on head, and figure under a tree; large hut in foreground, two in background, large palm tree on righthand side of picture; framed with wire on back for hanging; origin Uganda.
67.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture on wood backing; three birds in front of water with two palm trees; inscribed on back: 1970 MR. PHENEHAS SSALI; origin Uganda.
68.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture on wood backing; village with two women in the forefront, mountains in the background, framed in bark; origin Uganda.
69.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture with wood backing; man canoeing with two huts and two palm trees; inscribed on back: 1970 MR. PHEN Phenehas S. Sali; origin Uganda.
70.
Bark picture
Bark picture Bark picture with wood backing; tall woman with child carrying a basket on her head, man with a spear, and two huts; origin Uganda.
71.
Snuff holder
Snuff holder Bark snuff holder; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
72.
Snuff holder
Snuff holder Bark snuff holder; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
73.
Fire stick
Fire stick Base of a fire stick with four holes in it, broken at one end; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
74.
Basket
Basket Basket from Liberia that resembles the han blai (woven) basket from Sierra Leone. Used for fishing. It is not tightly woven. Origin Liberia.
75.
Grass basket
Grass basket Basket made from natural grasses with wide stitching.
76.
Batik
Batik Batik depicting a man herding animals.
77.
Batik
Batik Batik depicting a woman holding a basket with a bird on top. Signed "NIKE" on lower right side. Origin Nigeria.
78.
Batik
Batik Batik depicting a woman holding a basket and a man holding a gourd. Signed "NIKE" lower left side. Origin Nigeria.
79.
Batik
Batik Batik depicting a woman holding a jar on her head and child on her back.
80.
Iron statuette
Iron statuette Bearded elongated figure holding a bow and arrow. A container hangs from both his hip and back. Origin Burkina Faso.
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