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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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361.
Plastic and metal hair comb
Plastic and metal hair comb Black plastic hair comb with metal prongs, black panther fist and peace sign engraved into handle.
362.
Plaque
Plaque Plaque in high relief depicting two warrior-like figures carrying weapons. Origin Nigeria or Benin.
363.
Pistol
Pistol A pirate's powder ball boot pistol; origin unknown.
364.
Pipe fragment
Pipe fragment Piece of a pipe, appears to be the stem, with detailing; unknown origin.
365.
Pipe
Pipe Clay pipe with long wooden stem; design engraved around bowl, copper coiled around end of stem; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), Mbuti people.
366.
Pipe
Pipe Black pottery pipe bowl, ribbed around top and bottom with diagonal engraving around the center, origin Ituri rainforest.
367.
Pipe
Pipe Dark clay pipe with design engraved around bowl; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), Mbuti people.
368.
Pipe
Pipe Pottery pipe bowl, origin India.
369.
Pestle
Pestle Wooden pestle; unknown origin.
370.
Patterned wooden comb
Patterned wooden comb Wooden comb with carved pattern on both sides and a hole in the handle; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
371.
Pastels
Pastels Three untitled pastel prints by South African artist "Sipho." One print depicts women doing domestic work and the other two depict a woman holding a child.
372.
Palm wine gourd
Palm wine gourd Gourd bowl for palm wine; a braided leather handle is connected through two holes; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
373.
Painting
Painting Framed village scene near the water; painting detached from frame; signed "swa" in lower left; origin unknown.
374.
Painting
Painting Untitled acrylic painting by S.E. Walk of a seated African man holding a long stick in his right hand and wearing a bracelet with a tooth dangling from it on his left. Origin Liberia, but artist is not Liberian.
375.
Ostrich egg
Ostrich egg Ostrich egg shell for storing and drinking water; "Happy Easter Josephine" is inscribed along with two hearts, most likely an Easter gift from Colin Turnbull to Joseph Towles during their time studying the Ik people of Uganda.
376.
Ol' Friends
Ol' Friends Watercolor print entitled "Ol' Friends" signed by Leo S. Carty. Numbered 55/250.
377.
Oil painting
Oil painting Circular oil painting of a village near water; artist's name, "Livingstone" signed on lower left; origin unknown.
378.
Oil painting
Oil painting Framed oil painting depicting a village scene with three grass-covered dwellings, three seated women, and one woman with a child on her back, several trees; signed "Kioswa" bottom right; origin unknown.
379.
Oil painting
Oil painting Framed oil painting depicting three men in a conoe, two people swimming, two people bathing, and two men in the foreground, one with a walking stick and one seated; origin unknown; signed "Kioswa" lower right.
380.
Oil painting
Oil painting Untitled oil painting depicting a sailing vessel led by a tugboat. A buoy appears in the forefront and a city is visible in the background. Back of framed image reads "To our Friends The Sanfords; Xmas 1927; Elise and Teddy Harleston."
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