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Snuff Vessel

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Kenya
Culture:
Kenya
Medium:
Calabash, beads, cloth
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/4 x W. 2 5/8 in. (10.8 x 6.7 cm)
Classification:
Beads-Containers
Credit Line:
The Bryce Holcombe Collection of African Decorative Art, Bequest of Bryce Holcombe, 1984
Accession Number:
1986.478.23a, b
Not on view
Bryce P. Holcombe, New York, until (d.) 1984

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