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1954-1989 (315)

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Uganda -- Civilization (48)
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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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41.
Knife with sheath
Knife with sheath Decorative knife with metal blade and wooden handle with metal dots at top and base; sheath with a wrist thong made of some sort of hide; metal wire wrapped around tip of sheath; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
42.
Domestic knife
Domestic knife Women's domestic knife with wooden handle and metal, diamond-shaped blade; some type of coating on blade; origin Mbuti people of the Ituri rainforest.
43.
Knife with wooden handle
Knife with wooden handle Knife with metal blade and wooden handle; metal strips wrap around upper portion of handle; origin Bira people of the Ituri rainforest.
44.
Knife with wooden handle and sheath
Knife with wooden handle and sheath Man's knife with metal blade in a two-sectioned wooden sheath which is wrapped in some areas with metal lacing; wooden carved handle; appears to be carved from the same piece of wood; origin Bira people of the Ituri rainforest.
45.
Knife with bone handle
Knife with bone handle Knife with bone handle and metal blade; origin Ituri rainforest, Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
46.
Domestic knife
Domestic knife Women's domestic knife; metal spiraled around wooden handle; metal blade is machete-shaped; origin Mbo people of the Ituri rainforest.
47.
Domestic knife
Domestic knife Women's domestic knife with wooden handle; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
48.
Coiled grass basket
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.
49.
Coiled grass basket
Coiled grass basket Conical coiled grass basket with violet, blue, and green spiral decoration of died raffia; origin East Africa.
50.
Coiled basket
Coiled basket Deep coiled basket with alternating black and brown pattern; origin Rwanda.
51.
Wooden stool
Wooden stool Wooden stool with three uneven legs a sloping seat; appears to have been made from one trunk and branches; roughly made, several cracks, seat has small V-shaped section missing; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
52.
Wooden stool
Wooden stool Wooden three-legged stool that appears to have been carved from one tree; footings in the shape of feet; origin Karamoja province of Uganda.
53.
Wooden stool
Wooden stool Wooden three-legged stool that appears to have been carved from one tree; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
54.
Gourd container
Gourd container Gourd vessel with a hide cover over its mouth; decorated strip of hide with green, red, and blue beads and seven cowry shells attached to side; string of white, orange, and blue beads attach the cover to the strip of hide; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
55.
Gourd bowl
Gourd bowl Decorated gourd bowl; origin East Africa.
56.
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).
57.
Ebony bowl
Ebony bowl Ebony dish; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
58.
Hide place mat
Hide place mat Round hide table mat with blue and beige stitching around the edge and four clover/leaf designs in black; origin Uganda.
59.
Hide place mat
Hide place mat Round hide table mat with blue and beige stitching around the edge and four clover/leaf designs in black; origin Uganda.
60.
Hide place mat
Hide place mat Round hide table mat with blue and beige stitching around the edge and four clover/leaf designs in black; origin Uganda.