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Provenance

About 1993, sold from a private collection, New York, to Drs. Gladys and James Strain, New York; 2003, year-end gift of the Strains to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain

African, Tanzania and Uganda, Hima peoples, 20th century

Object Place

Tanzania

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.), diameter: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.) Lid: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.797

Medium or Technique

Wood, fiber

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Vessels