- Shaken idiophones made in a variety of forms worldwide, in which one or more objects strike against each other or against the inside or outside of another object.
- Material comprising the seed of a plant, which is the nutrient material for development after germination that is enclosed in a protective coat. Seeds may be processed in various ways for use as materials, or they may be used whole as elements in a design.
- Styles and cultures from the region comprising the westernmost area of the African continent, defined by the United Nations as including the modern nations of Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.
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Owner Name: Jane Martin, Class of 1953
Place: Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
Ownership Start Date: May 17, 1986
Ownership End Date: May 1, 2016
Owner Name: Abu Malik
Place: Randall Street, Monrovia, Liberia
Ownership End Date: May 17, 1986
Remarks: Monrovia is an assumption made. Randall Street and Liberia are known.
Related Bibliography List
The following Related Bibliography exist for this object:
Esther A. Dagan,
When Art Shares Nature's Gift: The African Calabash
(Montreal, Quebec: Galerie Amrad African Arts, 1988),
Figure Number: 130
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