Avery Research Center Artifact Collection
181. Chinese wall hanging Chinese watercolor wall hanging depicting a bridge over a river with a trail and mountains. 182. Chinese wall hanging Chinese watercolor wall hanging of three Chinese junks, a buoy, a small dwelling, and , on a river between mountains. 183. Circular knife Circular knife, believed to be worn on a wrist; blade edge is covered, ends of cover have copper fittings, interior opening has cover with wire decoration; origin Turkana people of Kenya. 184. Clay and seed bead necklace Necklace made with brown clay beads and orange seed beads. Origin West Africa. 185. Clay bead necklace Necklace made with two tones of brown clay beads. Origin West Africa. 186. Clay cups Two glazed brown clay cups, one with a spout. Origin Gambia. 187. Clay pot Pottery pot with a narrow neck, shallow grooves decorate front and back, sides decorated with scalloped-type pieces that were added on, reddish-brown in color; unknown origin. 188. Clock Mantel clock with metal legs. Markings indicate that the clock was made in New York. 189. Clock topper A clock topper, ornamental figurine that is displayed atop a mantel or shelf clock. The female figure is seated beside a quiver of arrows and holds a box of jewels. Made by the Art Metal Works Company in New York, New York. 190. Cloth map French-language political map of Togo. 191. Cloth map French-language political map of Africa with Togo highlighted in green. 192. Coaster From Colin Turnbull's personal belongings; coaster with crossstitch around border. 193. Cocoa bean necklace Necklace or toy made with cocoa beans. Origin West Africa. 194. Coiled basket Small coiled basket and lid, tightly woven with a smooth finish; red exterior, gold interior; origin Ituri rainforest. 195. Coiled basket Deep coiled basket with alternating black and brown pattern; origin Rwanda. 196. Coiled basket Small orange and black coiled raffia basket with lid. Origin Labe, Guinea. 197. Coiled beaded basket Coiled basked with lid; has beaded cover of blue, yellow, green, red, and white beads in diamond designs, beaded knob on top, tightly woven; resembles sweetgrass baskets of the South Carolina lowcountry; origin Luo people of Kenya. 198. Coiled grass basket Conical coiled grass basket with violet, blue, and green spiral decoration of died raffia; origin East Africa. 199. Coiled grass basket Coiled grass basket with conical lid; lid tightly woven with raffia, top twelve rows dyed black; bottom has black geometric pattern, rest of basket is natural; possible origin is Central Africa. 200. Coiled grass basket
Conical coiled grass basket with green spiral decoration of died raffia; base flares outward for two rows that were added on; origin East Africa.