Calabash cover

Title:
Calabash cover
Date:
2008
Description:
Coiled raffia basket lid used as a calabash cover. Origin Dalaba, Guinea.
Collection:
Fulbright-Hays Trip Collection
Contributing Institution:
Avery Research Center at the College of Charleston
Media Type:
Objects
Topical Subject:
Art objects--Guinea, Baskets--Guinea, Basketwork--Guinea, Lagenaria siceraria--Guinea, Raffia work--Guinea
Geographic Subject:
Africa, Sub-Saharan, Africa, West, Dalaba (Guinea: Region)
Shelving Locator:
2008.007.004
Material Type:
Baskets (containers), Calabashes
Digitization Specifications:
300 dpi; Nikon D80 camera; archival images in .tif and .nef formats.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2010, The College of Charleston Libraries. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.