Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Hawazma peoples
  • sifter, 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan
  • metal
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4 x 19.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 9/16 x 7 5/8 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0212

Sifter with a metal screen on the bottom and with a metal rim. It is used for sifting flour, pounded dried okra, etc.

It was made from recycled materials and manufactured in the market.