Child's Purse

Unidentified Kikuyu maker


Basketry and twine

Overall: 5 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (15 × 15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Cynthia Saranec, Class of 1973W



Place Made: Kenya, Eastern Africa, Africa

Object Name

Personal Gear: Purse

Research Area


Not on view

Course History

ITAL 2.01, Introductory Italian II, Tania Convertini, Fall 2022


Collected by Cynthia Ross Saranec (Livermore), Karatina market, Kenya, July 1973; given to present collection, 1973.

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