Ceremonial Ladle (Wunkirmian) with Ram's Head

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19th-20th century

Wood and black paint

Overall: 24 × 4 7/8 in. (61 × 12.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Morton D. May, Class of 1936

MIS.968.21

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Service

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Ritual Context of African Art, Dartmouth College Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May-September 1975.

Provenance

Morton D. May (1914-1983, Class of 1936); given to present collection, 1968.

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