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Calabash-shaped milk bowl

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Provenance

By 1994, with an African dealer, New York; 1994, sold by this dealer to Timothy Hamill, Boston; 2011, gift of Timothy Hamill to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Tim Hamill

African, Tuareg peoples, Niger, mid 20th–20th century

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 21.6 x 38.1 cm (8 1/2 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1730

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Vessels