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Mouthpiece

A bow drill consists of a mouthpiece, a cylindrical drill shaft of wood, and a drill bow. Points attached to drill shafts were stone, later of iron and steel....

Lip plug

Lip plugs (Pokot: apunoy) are worn by both men and women after their initiation, but is a matter of choice. Lip plugs are cold forged on stone and hammered or...

Lip plug

Lip plugs (Pokot: apunoy) are worn by both men and women after their initiation, but is a matter of choice. Lip plugs are cold forged on stone and hammered or...

Dish from Pompeii

This dish or tray was was described by its collector as ‘Repousse work (metal, hammered from behind to form a raised pattern) with design, nude boy seated in wood, filling...

World Cultures Gallery – New display work

We have already taken down the objects from this part of the gallery so these cases look empty.  All of the objects have been taken down and were safely removed to the on-site ethnography store.  We are preparing the cases for a major redisplay as the Discovering Worlds project enters its final phase This is George, […]

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