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Date
1954-1989 (11)
Undated (1)

Subject
Tusks (10)
Boars (4)
Ivory (3)
Slaves -- Africa (3)
Tippu Tip, D 1905 -- ... (3)
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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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Ivory tusk
Ivory tusk Ivory tusk supposedly carried by Tippu Tip's slaves from the interior of Africa to the east coast.
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Ivory tusk
Ivory tusk Ivory tusk supposedly carried by Tippu Tip's slaves from the interior of Africa to the east coast.
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Ivory tusk
Ivory tusk Small ivory tusk, origin unknown.
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Boar tusk
Boar tusk Curved boar tusk, origin unknown.
5.
Ivory tusk
Ivory tusk Ivory tusk supposedly carried by Tippu Tip's slaves from the interior of Africa to the east coast.
6.
Boar tusk
Boar tusk Curved boar tusk, origin unknown.
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Boar tusk
Boar tusk Curved tusk, possibly from a boar, origin unknown.
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Boar tusk
Boar tusk Curved boar tusk, origin unknown.
9.
Decorative elephant tusk
Decorative elephant tusk Very decorative carved elephant tusk with interconnected human and animal motifs, lions, elephant, alligator, antelope, and human; origin Ituri forest.
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Decorative elephant tusk
Decorative elephant tusk Very decorative carved elephant tusk with interconnected human and animal motifs, lions, elephant, alligator, antelope, and human; origin Ituri forest.
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Carved wooden figure
Carved wooden figure Highly stylized wooden elephant with large, round body, short limbs, one tusk, trunk down.
12.
Ivory napkin ring
Ivory napkin ring Ivory tooth or tusk carved into an ornate ring with a circle and dot motif; resembles a napkin ring; origin eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire).