Browse Items (92 total)

  • Collection: UCL Ethnography Collection

Original classification: "Q. Spoons"

Wooden stool with ten legs and a geometrical pattern on the seat. Original classification: "N. Stools, head rests, neck rests"

Original classification: "B: Quivers (arrows and darts), bows, shields"

Belt, previously conserved. Original classification: "Z: unknown"

Piano or finger xylophone. Tortoiseshell sound box and cane keys. Original classification: "K. Musical instruments".

Textile belt with three different shades of brown. Small circle Balls attached to one edge, possibly from a plant. Original classification: "Z: unknown"

Two pieces of pottery, one significantly larger than the other. Patterns on one side of the pottery. Original classification: "V. Sherds and clay bits and arrow heads"

Three whips, one of lighter wood, another with brass wire on handle. Original classification: "S. Miscellaneous & unclassified objects"

Wooden box with carving of anthropomorphic head on lid. The rest of the lid contains triangular relief carvings. The face on lid seems to have a beard. Around the box and lid there is a 'woven' style carving. Inside is plain. Original…

Yula box in half oval form with carvings on the lid and box. They are geometric designs and the lid contains what appears to be relief carvings in the shape of an eye. There is a hole on each of the lid and base, in alignment and the string is…

Yula box in form of a semi circle with carvings throughout. Original classification: "R. Domestic objects (spatulas, tire pistons, drills, farm knives, bowls, vessels, fans, tapa cloth, beaters, looms, bobbins, staff and walking stick"

Box in boat shape, made of wood with metal studs and nails. There is a plaited, fibre handle or sash. It is unclear whether the box can be opened, it appears to be sealed with the fibre. There are decorations on the lid, linear shapes and pixels. …

Carved and polished coconut shell bowl. Various pixel- like patterns, in triangular and rectangular sections throughout the surface. The is a hole in the base, possibly added after production. Original classification: "R. Domestic objects…

Oval shaped bowl with two tones of wood. Four short circular legs. 'Diamond' shaped carvings in darker colour in two long sides of the object. Two small closed hooks or slots on both sides of the object, possibly used to transport the bowl through…

Ivory spoon with flat base and uniformly jagged handle, carved out in centre. Original classification: "Q. Spoons"

Wooden comb comprising four widely spaced teeth and simple cross hatching carving on the handle. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden comb with anthropomorphic figure head on handle. The comb has five unevenly spaced teeth. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden carved comb with figure on handle. The figure is seated and the comb contains six teeth. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Carved wooden comb with dog on handle. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden carved comb with lizard on handle. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden comb depicting a woman with arms folded across her chest. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden carved comb with three teeth and a face/ head carved into the handle. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden carved comb with face depicted on handle. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden comb with three teeth/ blades and face on handle. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"

Wooden carved comb. Original classification: "P. Combs and hairpins"