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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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Raffia basket
Raffia basket Yellow, violet, and natural coiled raffia basket; repetitive geometric decorations in natural raffia within violet bands, edge is three rows of tightly woven material, plain underside; origin Uganda.
2.
Decorated wooden bowl
Decorated wooden bowl Decorated wooden bowl with a lid on top of a stem; container is stained dark brown with two areas of a lighter brown color; origin Uganda.
3.
Wooden female figure
Wooden female figure Stylized female figure holding a pot on her head, supported on her knees; carved of one piece of wood; origin Uganda.
4.
Ebony ashtray
Ebony ashtray Ebony ashtray that is a cross-section of a tree trunk; three grooves for cigarettes, etc., center is circular with grooves; inscribed on bottom: AS_H _GATHON"; origin Uganda.
5.
Neck rest
Neck rest Wooden neckrest/headrest with a metal chain around it; metal coin with a hole is looped into chain; inscribed upon coin is "GEORGIUS SEXTUS REX ONE CENT"; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Neck rest
Neck rest Wooden neckrest/headrest with two holes that would have had a chain or cord through them; wood is stained; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
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Neck rest
Neck rest Wooden neckrest/headrest with a cord looped around the middle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Neck rest
Neck rest Wooden neckrest/headrest with wooden charm attached to a woven vine; vine is attached to central vertical piece with two holes; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
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Neck rest
Neck rest Wooden neckrest/headrest with vine cord attached to two holes in the vertical piece of the object; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
10.
Snuff holder
Snuff holder Bark snuff holder; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
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Snuff holder
Snuff holder Bark snuff holder; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
12.
Snuff holder
Snuff holder Wooden snuff holder with metal chain attached by wire and metal strip around the narrow opening; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
13.
Bottle cork
Bottle cork Stopper for a jug made of some type of cone or hive on a chain; origin Uganda.
14.
Beaded necklace
Beaded necklace Part of a necklace with green, red, white, and brown beads, the brown beads irregularly shaped; strung on a string that has unraveled at the end; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
15.
Beaded necklace
Beaded necklace Necklace made of metal beads on a leather strap; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
16.
Atubwa (wooden bowl)
Atubwa (wooden bowl) Wooden bowl (atubwa); origin Turkana people of Kenya.
17.
Atubwa (wooden bowl)
Atubwa (wooden bowl) Wooden bowl (atubwa) with two pieces of metal-like staples on one side; bowl is oval in shape, rounded on the bottom; origin Turkana people of Kenya.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Small wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Light brown wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.