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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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Wooden stool
Wooden stool Wooden three-legged stool that appears to have been carved from one tree; footings in the shape of feet; origin Karamoja province of Uganda.
2.
Drinking vessel
Drinking vessel Gourd drinking vessel, orange in color with narrow neck and darker areas; origin Karamoja region of Uganda.
3.
Harp
Harp Five string harp with a wooden body, animal skin across top, cord strings; very decorated with geometric pattern wood-burned into body, arm has giraffe-like spots; origin Uganda.
4.
Straw trivet
Straw trivet Orange and natural colored woven round, flat straw object resembling a trivet; no decoration on bottom; possible origin Uganda (weaving pattern resembles objects from Uganda).
5.
Small wooden pot
Small wooden pot Small wooden pot, crudely done; origin Ik people of Uganda.
6.
Tuyere (kiln part)
Tuyere (kiln part) End of a pottery tuyere used in a kiln; a tuyere is a tube through which air or oxygen is blown into a blast furnace, a ceramic blow tube to keep the furnace hot; origin Uganda.
7.
Bellows
Bellows Bellows used with tuyere and kiln; top skin and stick are missing; origin Uganda.
8.
Raffia basket
Raffia basket Yellow, violet, and natural coiled raffia basket with two handles; tray-shaped, repetitive geometric decorations in natural raffia within violet bands, edge is three rows of tightly woven material with handles on either side, plain underside; origin Uganda.
9.
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.
10.
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.
11.
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.
12.
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.
13.
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.
14.
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.
15.
Neck rest
Neck rest Wooden neckrest/headrest with a cord looped around the middle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
16.
Bottle cork
Bottle cork Stopper for a jug made of some type of cone or hive on a chain; origin Uganda.
17.
Beaded necklace
Beaded necklace Necklace made of metal beads on a leather strap; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
18.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Wooden spoon; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
19.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Small wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.
20.
Wooden spoon
Wooden spoon Light brown wooden spoon with straight handle; origin Dodoth people of Uganda.