Carved Shoehorn

Unidentified Makonde maker


mid-20th century


Overall: 9 13/16 × 1 3/4 × 1 in. (25 × 4.5 × 2.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Corey Ford, Class of 1921H



Place Made: Mozambique, Southern Africa, Africa


20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Works from the Continent of Africa, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-March 15, 2020.


Collected by Corey Ford (1902-1969); given to the present collection by the Estate of Corey Ford, 1969.

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