- Museum number
Money-box; made of pottery; in the form of ant; ovoid base painted green; ant stands on three legs on base, with three pairs of legs drawn up to sides, tail, spout with protruding tongue for mouth., slot on back; painted with oil-based paint, black with white stripes, yellow flower on side of body, red mouth; unidentified object inside.
- Production date
Height: 15 centimetres
Width: 12.50 centimetres
Depth: 29 centimetres
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1977-1978, London, Horniman Museum
- Second leg on right side broken.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Objects collected during the 1970s by Chloë Sayer and Marcos Ortiz. They were exhibited in 1977-1978 at the Horniman Museum, and later acquired by the British Museum.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number