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Lidded Vessel: Birds

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria
Culture:
Yoruba peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 5 x Diam. 3 in. (12.7 x 7.6 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Hammer, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.223
Not on view
Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Hammer, until 1977

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