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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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101.
Wooden rhinoceros carving
Wooden rhinoceros carving Wooden rhinoceros, origin Uganda.
102.
Water buffalo
Water buffalo Black and brown water buffalo, head turned, origin Uganda.
103.
Wooden leopard carving
Wooden leopard carving Wooden leopard with painted spots, origin Uganda.
104.
Wooden rhinoceros carving
Wooden rhinoceros carving Wooden rhinoceros with a long horn, origin Uganda.
105.
Domestic knife
Domestic knife Domestic knife with decorated wood handle and metal blade, still sharp; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
106.
Domestic knife
Domestic knife Domestic knife with decorated wooden handle; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
107.
Domestic knife
Domestic knife Domestic knife with wooden handle; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
108.
Bush knife
Bush knife Bush knife with machete-shaped blade and wooden handle with some decoration; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
109.
Bush knife
Bush knife Bush knife with machete-shaped blade and wooden handle wrapped in thin strips of metal; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
110.
Bush knife
Bush knife Bush knife with a wooden handle and no decoration, blade in the shape of a small machete; origin Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
111.
Trumpet
Trumpet Wooden side-blown trumpet bound with band of crocodile skin, small hole for hanging; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
112.
Wooden pestle
Wooden pestle Wooden pestle in the shape of a two-pronged fork, used by the Mbo people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but most likely Nandi in origin.
113.
Dipping Spoon
Dipping Spoon Wooden dipping spoon with short handle and wide bowl, contains hole for hanging; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
114.
Wooden pestle
Wooden pestle Wooden pestle with flat top, rounded base, and design around the center; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
115.
Wooden pestle
Wooden pestle Wooden pestle with some black stain; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
116.
Pestle
Pestle Wooden pestle; unknown origin.
117.
Soapstone vase
Soapstone vase Soapstone vessel in the shape of a small vase with wide mouth and narrow neck, origin West Kenya.
118.
Soapstone head
Soapstone head Soapstone pear-shaped head with accented nose and lips, made for tourists, origin west Kenya.
119.
Soapstone head
Soapstone head Soapstone pear-shaped head with accented nose and lips, made for tourists, origin west Kenya.
120.
Soapstone Bowl
Soapstone Bowl Black soapstone bowl; plain except for one decoration around rim; origin East Africa.