Powder Horn

Berber
20th century
Artist Unidentified


Object Place: Mauritania

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 19.5 x 5 cm (4 15/16 x 7 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2631

Medium or Technique

Horn, silver

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Personal accessories

Provenance

Acquired from Ousmani by Geneviève McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Geneviève McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2009, gift of the Geneviève McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Geneviève McMillan in memory of Reba Stewart