snuff container

Name

snuff container

Description

Small pointed ridge horn containing some snuff, with a cork of 'Munfunu' a fluffy substance from the base of the oil palm frond.

Accession Number

1968.299

Item Count

1

Materials

horn; palm fibre; plant oil

Physical Dimensions

overall: 104 mm x 17 mm x 14 mm

Location

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa, Africa
Democratic Republic of the Congo

Culture Group

Pende

Media Credits

Horniman Museum and Gardens

Comments

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