Mortar and Pestle (odo)

Unidentified Yoruba maker

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1950s-1960s

Wood and paint

Overall: 22 7/16 × 11 7/16 in. (57 × 29 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

167.6.24045

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Benin

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

Provenance

Purchased by Professor James W. Fernandez in Abomey, Benin (Dahomey) for Dartmouth College Museum, 1967.

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