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Lid

late 19th century

Reed and black dye

15 1/4 × 3 3/4 × 1 5/8 in. (38.74 × 9.53 × 4.13 cm)
Gift of A. David and Bonnie Frazier Young
2006.214.6
Geography: 
Uganda
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Baskets
Provenance: 

Collected by Frank Kellogg Smith in Africa, 1900-1920 [representative for National Tube Co. in South Africa]
George Ira Lancraft VI, unknown dates [stepson of Frank Kellogg and father of Bonnie Young]
A. David and Bonnie Frazier Young, unknown date- 2006

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 188.

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