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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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Kingele pallet bell
Kingele pallet bell Metal kingele pallet bell used by dancers in the nkumbi initiation ritual of the Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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Metal object
Metal object Metal wedding exchange object that looks like an anchor; string tied at neck; origin Kwele people of Central Africa.
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Carved wooden head
Carved wooden head Carved wooden head of a cattle herder, made for tourists, origin west Kenya.
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Carved wooden head
Carved wooden head Carved wooden head of a cattle herder, made for tourists, origin west Kenya.
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Carved wooden head
Carved wooden head Carved wooden head made for tourists, origin Uganda.
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Carved wooden head
Carved wooden head Carved wooden head made for tourists, origin Uganda.
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Carved wooden figure
Carved wooden figure Wooden figure with tether headdress of wire and a shield, made for tourists, origin Uganda.
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Ivory ring
Ivory ring Carved ivory ring; origin Ituri, but also found in northern Uganda.
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Wooden stool
Wooden stool Wooden, three-legged stool that appears to have been carved from one piece of wood; origin Ik people of Uganda.
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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.
11.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Light brown wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
12.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Ladle-shaped wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
13.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Roughly done, straight handled wooden spoon; end of handle carved but not smooth; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon with straight handle; dark wood, bowl shows use.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon with straight handle; handle has decorative shape; wood is light; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon, roughly done, some variation in wood stain; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
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Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon with straight handle, light wood; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
18.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
19.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon, lighter stain on front of handle, dark stain on bowl and back; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
20.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Ladle-shaped wooden spoon, mixed dark and light wood tones; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.