North Africa

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Catalog # Name Description
101 1990.21.124 Cleaner, ear Rod with spooned end and an eyelet on the opposite side next to a wide flat section. 1990.21.124 (Cleaner, ear) image
102 1990.21.125 Toothbrush Widdled piece of wood, with bark still covering 1/2 of the surface. 1990.21.125 (Toothbrush) image
103 1990.21.126 Button Button with two grooves cut into the top. 1990.21.126 (Button) image
104 1990.21.127 Button Button with two grooves cut into the top. 1990.21.127 (Button) image
105 1990.21.13 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from a tin can. The handle is shaped like a "U". 1990.21.13 (Lamp, kerosene) image
106 1990.21.14 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from two rectangular shaped tin cans soldered together. Wick pipe is bent slightly. 1990.21.14 (Lamp, kerosene) image
107 1990.21.17 Painting "Women at Stream"; on canvas. Seven females carrying jugs on their backs. 1990.21.17 (Painting) image
108 1990.21.19 Shawl Shamma, white with black and white border. 1990.21.19 (Shawl) image
109 1990.21.20 Shawl Shamma, cotton gauze. White with black and white border. 1990.21.20 (Shawl) image
110 1990.21.21 Shawl Shamma, white with green and white weaving along the ends and across the center of the length. 1990.21.21 (Shawl) image
111 1990.21.22 Shawl White with green woven border across the ends and across the center of the length.
112 1990.21.23 Figure Ceramic frog with a indented mouth, etched nostrils and protruding circular eyes. 1990.21.23 (Figure) image
113 1990.21.24 Figure Man with a beard, protuberant nose and ears, in a sitting position. Left elbow rests in the right hand. The beard sticks straight out from the face. The legs stick straight out from underneath the body. 1990.21.24 (Figure) image
114 1990.21.25 Figure Bearded man in a sitting position. The beard extends over the left arm. Right elbow rests in the left hand. Circular protruding eyes and circular indentations around the edges of the face. 1990.21.25 (Figure) image
115 1990.21.26 Figure Bearded man in a sitting position. Facial features include a protuberant nose, elongated beard, thin etched eyebrows, and indented eyes. Right elbow rests on left hand. 1990.21.26 (Figure) image
116 1990.21.27 Figure Bearded male in sitting position. Protuberant nose has been broken and repaired. Right elbow rests on left hand. The left arm has been broken and repaired. 1990.21.27 (Figure) image
117 1990.21.28 Figure Bearded man in a sitting position. The beard extends over the left arm. Right elbow rests in the left hand. Circular protruding eyes and circular indentations around the edges of the face. 1990.21.28 (Figure) image
118 1990.21.29 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from a tin can with a "U" shaped handle. 1990.21.29 (Lamp, kerosene) image
119 1990.21.2A Spear A. Ceremonial spear, 1/3 is tip, middle third has chevron pattern and slightly widens as it goes, the end third is the wooden handle inserted into the metal part of the spear. B. Holder made of wood 1990.21.2A (Spear) image
120 1990.21.2B Holder, Spear B. Holder made of wood. Rounded on front side, flat on the back, allowing for use as a wall hanging. An opening for the spear dowel to fit into is located in the upper half of the front side. Metal eyelet hanger at the top. A. Ceremonial spear.
121 1990.21.31 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from a tin can. Remainder of the label on the can says "STAR". 1990.21.31 (Lamp, kerosene) image
122 1990.21.32 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from a tin can. The Lamp has a handle and fiber wick. 1990.21.32 (Lamp, kerosene) image
123 1990.21.33 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from tin can that is stamped "ITALY". Part of a red paper label remains on can. The wick stem is bent and the solder is broken at the top of the handle. 1990.21.33 (Lamp, kerosene) image
124 1990.21.34 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp with handle that is made out of a tin can. The wick stem is bent slightly and the bottom of the can has 3 solder marks. 1990.21.34 (Lamp, kerosene) image
125 1990.21.35 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp with handle that is made out of a tin can. The bottom of the can reads "succo di fruta: GO specilita STAR". 1990.21.35 (Lamp, kerosene) image
126 1990.21.36 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp with a handle and is made from a tin can. "ITALY" is stamped on the bottom. The wick stem is slightly bent. 1990.21.36 (Lamp, kerosene) image
127 1990.21.37 Lamp, kerosene Kerosene lamp made from a tin can stamped "ITALY". Part of red paper label remains on can. 1990.21.37 (Lamp, kerosene) image
128 1990.21.5 Cap, cane Staff head. 'T' shaped with a cross pattern stamped into the metal of the cross bar and on the two protrusions. Where the staff attaches to the metal top is separated down the center. 1990.21.5 (Cap, cane) image
129 1990.21.51 Carafe Small glass carafe with the symbol of Haile Selassie, the lion of Judah, formed into the side of the glass. 1990.21.51 (Carafe) image
130 1990.21.52 Bead Ovular yellow amber bead. 1990.21.52 (Bead) image
131 1990.21.57 Headband Individual links are composed of a solid central disk with 4 rings attached to its outer rim. These are linked together by aluminum rings into 3 rows. One row extends 1 1/2" beyond the others at each end. Attached at a 90 degree angle to these three rows is a single row of links 6 3/4" long. 1990.21.57 (Headband) image
132 1990.21.6 Sistrum Sistrum cymbal. Two wires across the center of the U-shaped top hold 5 movable disks that create noise when moved. One of the disks is made of tin; the rest are brass. 1990.21.6 (Sistrum) image
133 1990.21.66 Shawl Ends are fringed and tasseled. Stripes of black, gold, green and white run the length. The ends are striped in gold and orange running crosswise on the last 12". 1990.21.66 (Shawl) image
134 1990.21.67 Shawl Orange with darker color border. 1990.21.67 (Shawl) image
135 1990.21.68 Shawl Orange with black stripes stamped along ends and across the center of the length; a single stripe runs along the sides of the length. 1990.21.68 (Shawl) image
136 1990.21.7 Whisk, Fly Priest's fly whisk with a hard, long, tubular handle and has a woven covering of brown and white hair. Base of handle has a woven loop of same hair. Horse hair is attached to entire end using slip knots. Hair end tapers to a point and is free-flowing. Yellow, green and red cords are wrapped around the base where handle and hair come together. 1990.21.7 (Whisk, Fly) image
137 1990.21.71 Coathanger Upper and lower wood portions are nailed together to form the hanger; metal wire is bent to form hook for hanging. 1990.21.71 (Coathanger) image
138 1990.21.72 Money Single Kissy-Penny. Elongated piece of twisted iron and flattened end. 1990.21.72 (Money) image
139 1990.21.76 Bit For horse; iron ring attached. 1990.21.76 (Bit) image
140 1990.21.77 Knife, Butcher Hammered; made by blacksmith. Handle with curved in end, blade is a clipped tip. 1990.21.77 (Knife, Butcher) image
141 1990.21.78 Knife, Butcher Hammered; made by blacksmith. Handle with curved in end, blade is a clipped tip. 1990.21.78 (Knife, Butcher) image
142 1990.21.79 Knife, butcher Hammered; made by blacksmith. Handle with curved in end, blade is a clipped tip. 1990.21.79 (Knife, butcher) image
143 1990.21.80 Knife, butcher Meat knife, iron. Handle with curved in end, blade is a clipped tip. 1990.21.80 (Knife, butcher) image
144 1990.21.84 Biface Toy spearhead and shaft piece A is a copper spearhead and B is the wooden dowel. The dowel fits into copper cap to form spear. 1990.21.84 (Biface) image
145 1990.21.85 Bell Handmade bell worn by a child. 1990.21.85 (Bell) image
146 1990.21.86 Bell Handmade bell worn by a child. 1990.21.86 (Bell) image
147 1990.21.87 Bell Handmade bell worn by a child. 1990.21.87 (Bell) image
148 1990.21.88 Bead 22 handmade silver beads on a cotton string. 1990.21.88 (Bead) image
149 1990.21.89 Bracelet Silver frame with woven pattern of simulated elephant hair and silver wire braided into it. 1990.21.89 (Bracelet) image
150 1990.21.90 Bracelet Fifteen metal wires soldered together with each end capped with singular piece of metal. 1990.21.90 (Bracelet) image