Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Shona maker
  • pouch, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Union of South Africa (present-day South Africa)
  • leather, metal
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 33 x 22 x 7.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 x 8 5/8 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5940

Long, very narrow rectangular pouch. The opening appears to be on the long axis of the rectangle, and the edge is notched. Narrow strip of leather at end with holes, bucked to another strip. Black.