North Africa

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Catalog # Name Description
51 1990.21.0004 Burner, incense From Coptic Christian Church in Addis Ababa. Censer is held by four twisted wire ropes attached to a bell-shaped handle. Each wire has five bells attached to it. The bottom portion of the censer has a ring at each corner for attaching a single bell. 1990.21.0004 (Burner, incense) image
52 1990.21.0008 Plate, communion Communion plate. Concave side is engraved with cat-like heads and geometric patterns. The rim is scalloped. 1990.21.0008 (Plate, communion) image
53 1990.21.0016 Doll Two parts. a. Female carrying doll baby on her back. Body of brown felt is decorated with bead work of green, white and orange. Clothing is made of black, orange and brown felt. An orange felt drape and bead shawl hold the baby onto her back. b. Doll baby being carried in sling around mother doll's back. Body of brown felt, black bead work for hair, white bead work earrings. 1990.21.0016 (Doll) image
54 1990.21.0018 Dress Dress and shamma. a. Dress, formal; cotton gauze over silk. White with gold, yellow, orange, red and blue weaving around the hem. b. Shamma, formal, cotton gauze. Matches dress. 1990.21.0018 (Dress) image
55 1990.21.0038 Goblet Base has four ring grooves; cup has 4 grooves at top and 3 at the bottom; stem has 2 groups of 3 grooves each. 1990.21.0038 (Goblet) image
56 1990.21.0039 Goblet Tan streaks in stem and base. Ring grooves: cup, 4 at top (one incomplete) and 3 at bottom; stem, 2 groups of 3 and 1 of 1; base, 5; 3 are incomplete. 1990.21.0039 (Goblet) image
57 1990.21.0041 Cup Cup for goblet. 4 grooves at top, 3 at bottom. The top has a 1" long crack that runs down through the grooves. White streaks. 1990.21.0041 (Cup) image
58 1990.21.0042 Goblet Cup for goblet. 4 top grooves, 3 bottom grooves. White streaks. 1990.21.0042 (Goblet) image
59 1990.21.0043 Cup Small goblet shaped cup, with no base, made out of tan and brown horn. 1990.21.0043 (Cup) image
60 1990.21.0044 Goblet Horn made into a small goblet. Grey/black with tan streaks. 2 grooves cut in top and 2 in bottom of the cup. 1990.21.0044 (Goblet) image
61 1990.21.0045 Goblet Carved horn made into a small goblet. 1990.21.0045 (Goblet) image
62 1990.21.0046 Goblet Carved horn that is one shade of yellow made into a small goblet. 1990.21.0046 (Goblet) image
63 1990.21.0047 Goblet Carved horn made into a small goblet. Yellow with brown streaks. 1990.21.0047 (Goblet) image
64 1990.21.0048 Cup Carved horn made into a small goblet. 1990.21.0048 (Cup) image
65 1990.21.0049 Goblet Carved horn that is entirely one shade of yellow, made into a goblet. 1990.21.0049 (Goblet) image
66 1990.21.0050 Spoon Spoon made out of a horn with a handle is at an angle to the bowl. 1990.21.0050 (Spoon) image
67 1990.21.0058 Carving Carving of Ethiopian man with a walking stick. Grooves cut into the chest and back area represent the ribs and spinal column of the man. 1990.21.0058 (Carving) image
68 1990.21.0059 Statue Bust of Ethiopian man with elongated ears, a beard, and a 'ponytail'. 1990.21.0059 (Statue) image
69 1990.21.0070 Carving Traditional "Lady at the well". Woman is carrying a water jug on her back and a bucket in her hand. Jug has fibre rope that loops around the woman's neck. a. Statue. b. Jug 1990.21.0070 (Carving) image
70 1990.21.0073 Bowl Bowl with leaves, vies, and musical instruments painted on the interior. Outside has 2 sets of 2 rings carved into it. 1990.21.0073 (Bowl) image
71 1990.21.0074 Statue Shades of the wood grain make the face appear to be half black and half white. 1990.21.0074 (Statue) image
72 1990.21.0075 Carving Carved elephant. Trunk and body are made from separate pieces of wood. One tusk is of ivory, the other of wood; one eye is of ivory, the other a white glass trade bead. 1990.21.0075 (Carving) image
73 1990.21.0129 Flute Wooden flute with four holes.
74 1990.21.0130 Flute Wooden flute with four holes.
75 1990.21.100 Pendant Square patterned pendant meant to be worn on a necklace. There is a loop at the top of the pendant that is attached to a trapezoid. The central piece of the pendant is square shaped with 9 circles along the interior. On every side of the square is a diamond with a circle in the center. 1990.21.100 (Pendant) image
76 1990.21.101 Pendant Cross-shaped pendant with loop for necklace.The center of the cross is square shaped with a "X" design in the center. 1990.21.101 (Pendant) image
77 1990.21.102 Pendant Cross-shaped pendant with loop for necklace.The center of the cross is square shaped with a crosshatch design in the center. 1990.21.102 (Pendant) image
78 1990.21.103 Pendant Religious cross-shaped pendant that is stamped with a pattern of lines and circles. 1990.21.103 (Pendant) image
79 1990.21.104 Pendant Religious cross-shaped pendant that is stamped with a pattern of lines and circles. 1990.21.104 (Pendant) image
80 1990.21.105 Pendant Religious, Cross-shaped necklace pendant. Cross has a pattern of lines; chain eyelet is stamped with a circular pattern. 1990.21.105 (Pendant) image
81 1990.21.106 Pendant Religious necklace pendant, silver-aluminum cut into open work pattern. Stamped line design surrounds the openings. 1990.21.106 (Pendant) image
82 1990.21.107 Pendant Religious, silver-aluminum metal is worked into a pattern of openings surrounded by a stamped line design. 1990.21.107 (Pendant) image
83 1990.21.108 Pendant Religious pendant with an open design surrounded by stamped line pattern. 1990.21.108 (Pendant) image
84 1990.21.109 Buckle Handmade belt buckle molded into a rectangle with a longer thin piece wrapped around width. 1990.21.109 (Buckle) image
85 1990.21.11 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp, with handle, made from a fruit can. Bottom of can has "succo di fruta; GO specialita STAR" printed on it. Wick stem is green. 1990.21.11 (Lamp, kerosene) image
86 1990.21.110 Hairpin Hairpin with a single pointed end and topped by coiled metal. 1990.21.110 (Hairpin) image
87 1990.21.111 Hairpin Hairpin with a single pointed end and topped by coiled metal. 1990.21.111 (Hairpin) image
88 1990.21.112 Hairpin Dual coil top with shaft that divides into two tines at bottom. 1990.21.112 (Hairpin) image
89 1990.21.113 Hairpin Dual coil top with shaft that divides into two tines at bottom. 1990.21.113 (Hairpin) image
90 1990.21.114 Hairpin Ball tapers into shaft of the hairpin. There is a star shaped etching into the top of the pin. 1990.21.114 (Hairpin) image
91 1990.21.115 Hairpin Double tine hairpin with a carved top. Three sets of blackened rings cut into tapered shaft. 1990.21.115 (Hairpin) image
92 1990.21.116 Hairpin Single tine hairpin with a carved top. Three sets of blackened rings cut into tapered shaft. 1990.21.116 (Hairpin) image
93 1990.21.117 Hairpin Single tine hairpin with a carved top. Three sets of blackened rings cut into tapered shaft. 1990.21.117 (Hairpin) image
94 1990.21.118 Hairpin Single tine hairpin with a carved top. Three sets of blackened rings cut into tapered shaft. 1990.21.118 (Hairpin) image
95 1990.21.119 Hairpin Single tine hairpin with a carved top. Three sets of blackened rings cut into tapered shaft. 1990.21.119 (Hairpin) image
96 1990.21.12 Lamp, kerosene Two parts. a. Kerosene lamp made from a juice can. Part of the red and gold label remains. Writing on the label reads "una specialite STAR". Bottom of the can has the word ITALY stamped into it. b. Handle, broken off. 1990.21.12 (Lamp, kerosene) image
97 1990.21.120 Cleaner, ear Rod with spooned end and an eyelet on the opposite side next to a wide flat section. 1990.21.120 (Cleaner, ear) image
98 1990.21.121 Cleaner, ear Rod with spooned end and an eyelet on the opposite side next to a wide flat section. 1990.21.121 (Cleaner, ear) image
99 1990.21.122 Cleaner, ear Rod with one end spooned and the opposite with an eyelet. 1990.21.122 (Cleaner, ear) image
100 1990.21.123 Cleaner, ear Rod with spooned end and an eyelet on the opposite side next to a wide flat section. 1990.21.123 (Cleaner, ear) image