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Provenance

Early 1980s, purchased in Kenya by Susan and Joseph Paresky, Boston; 2008, gift of the Pareskys to the MFA. (Accession date: September 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan and Joseph Paresky

African, Kenya and Tanzania, Maasai peoples, about 1980

Dimensions

Overall: 60 x 28 cm (23 5/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2008.669

Medium or Technique

Gourd, leather, beads

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Tools & equipment