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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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81.
Ivory head
Ivory head Ivory head used in Pende boys' initiation; two holes in each to attach to a string; they were worn as arm decorations.
82.
Ivory head
Ivory head Ivory head used in Pende boys' initiation; two holes in each to attach to a string; they were worn as arm decorations.
83.
Ivory head
Ivory head Ivory head used in Pende boys' initiation; two holes in each to attach to a string; they were worn as arm decorations.
84.
Ivory head
Ivory head Ivory head used in Pende boys' initiation; two holes in each to attach to a string; they were worn as arm decorations; dark ivory head.
85.
Brass weight
Brass weight Brass goldweight; figure of a man smoking a pipe and carrying a jug on his head; origin Ashanti people of Ghana.
86.
Brass weight
Brass weight Brass goldweight with a series of triangles cut into top of weight; origin Ashanti people of Ghana.
87.
Ivory buttons
Ivory buttons Two bullet-shaped ivory buttons with carved faces; four holes in each to attach to garment; origin Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
88.
Ivory buttons
Ivory buttons Four bullet-shaped wooden buttons with carved faces; four holes in each to attach to garment; origin Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
89.
Drinking vessel
Drinking vessel Gourd drinking vessel, orange in color with narrow neck and darker areas; origin Karamoja region of Uganda.
90.
Whistle
Whistle Whistle made of wood with a metal ring on one end and wax or gum stuck to the outside of the wood; appears to be in the shape of an animal on one end.
91.
Hunting whistle
Hunting whistle Wooden hunting whistle bound with twine; origin Mbuti people of the Ituri rainforest.
92.
Antelope horn
Antelope horn Antelope horn, used for holding medicine; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
93.
Antelope horn
Antelope horn Antelope horn, use unknown; origin Ituri rainforest.
94.
Winnowing basket
Winnowing basket Circular winnowing basket with one wrapped piece for carrying or hanging; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
95.
Winnowing basket
Winnowing basket Circular winnowing basket; tightly woven, wrapped loop attached to rim and below rim is one solid piece of bamboo for stability; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
96.
Winnowing basket
Winnowing basket Winnowing basket; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
97.
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).
98.
Fire stick
Fire stick Wooden stick with one end carved in a circular design; part of a fire stick, very smooth; origin Ituri rainforest of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
99.
Fire stick
Fire stick Vertical fire stick with one end carved; bark is shaved off; origin Ituri rainforest in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).
100.
Mortar
Mortar Wooden mortar with alternating light and dark carved designs, rough base; origin Bira people of the Ituri rainforest.