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Carved wooden panel: central tree with birds, monkeys, bat and reptiles, under a sunburst; elephant, crocodile, bird and other animals across the bottom, 1935

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Scope and Contents

From the Collection: Collection consists chiefly of photographic prints and slides documenting early 20th century Nigeria.

Dates

  • 1935

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

To inquire about access to this collection, please contact the Herskovits Library at africana@northwestern.edu.

Extent

From the Collection: 96 Boxes

From the Collection: 4 trunks

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Related Materials

  • Same panel as in G:24 and Q:32
  • For details, see G:9 and I:41
  • X1:30 shows a panel with the same design, but with a surrounding inscription
  • General

    Location: Nigeria

    Item category: Woodwork

    Creator

    Repository Details

    Part of the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies Repository

    Contact:
    Northwestern University Libraries
    1970 Campus Drive
    Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
    847-467-3084