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U981.1.37
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Pouch and Belt
Date (Execution) : c.1875-1901
Geographical Origin : West Africa
Cultural Group : African
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Hide; Hair; Wood; Shell
Support / Technique :
Object Type : pouches; belts (costume accessories)
Visual Description : Very dry section of belt. Part of it elaborately carved in open reliefin geometric design. Pouch is long, covered in hair that is falling out and was once decorated along the rim with small shells all of which, but for six, are lost.
Accession # : U981.1.37
Width (cm) : 3.50
Height (cm) : 19.40
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Anthropology Department of the University of Victoria
Artist Statement :