Carving; elephant; Beah Konnie; SLNM.1964.04.01

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Sierra Leone National Museum

Name/Title

Carving; elephant

About this object

CATALOGUE: Elephant carving. Carved by Beah Konie; 1 1/2 years old, painted black (enamel?); used for decoration. End of trunk is broken and one glass eye is missing.







heli (mende for elephant)



o'rank (timne [sic] for elephant)

Maker

Beah Konnie

Medium and Materials

Wood

Measurements

length: 15.75 inch

Object Type

Carving; elephant

Object number

SLNM.1964.04.01

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