- Museum number
Small container made of gourd with pokerwork decoration, black and white glass beads round the neck and an iron spoon attached by a thong.
Height: 0.50 centimetres (spoon)
Height: 32 centimetres (strap + spoon extended)
Height: 12 centimetres (vessel)
Width: 14.50 centimetres (spoon)
Width: 6.80 centimetres (vessel)
Depth: 1.40 centimetres (spoon)
Depth: 6.80 centimetres (vessel)
- Curator's comments
- Used to contain herbal medicine for children. Dispensed by elderly women [pers. comm. Jack Obonyo, Nov 2014].
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number