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quiver with lid
  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • quiver with lid, late 1800s–1914
  • Where object was made: Angola?
  • metal
  • Object Length/Diameter: a) 101.5 x 8 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: a) 39 15/16 x 3 1/8 in
    Object Length/Diameter: b) 15.5 x 8.25 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: b) 6 1/8 x 3 1/4 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0781.01.a,b

This is a cylindrical metal quiver (2007.0781.01.a) with a cylindrical metal lid (2007.0781.01.b) that slides over the open end. It is a mottled grey and is undecorated.