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Description

Small hollowed-out lime gourd capped with a circular plug. The plug has a pig's tusk extending out of the top. Woven plant fibre wraps around the gourd's neck in a repeating v-style design alternating between dark and light browns and bordered by bands of dark brown.

Narrative

Originally from the collection of Sister Twyford, who served as a missionary in the Trobriand Islands in the 1920s.

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