1932.35.6 also allocated number 1938.34.420
Bone voice disguiser with incised chevron designs. Rubber head with modelled features, cowrie shell eyes and human hair and abrus seed decoration.
Place details: AFRICA. Nigeria. Benue Abinsi. Cultural Group: Tiv Local Name: Imborivungu Materials: Animal Bone / Rubber Plant / Cowrie Shell / Abrus Precatorius Seed Plant / Human Hair / ?. Processes: Carved / Covered / Decorated / Incised / ?. Dimensions: L = 205 mm When Collected: By 1932 Acquired: Donated August 1932 ?Bequeathed 1939 Other Numbers: Balfour number 420
KEYWORD: Musical Instrument / Figure / Religious Object / Voice Disguiser / CLASS: Music / Figure / Religion / ?.MUSIC CLASS: 2. MUSIC NAME: Voice disguiser.