Tetela. <em>Oil Container</em>, late 19th century. Coconut shell, 5 x 5 x 5 in. (12.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.819. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.819_threequarter_PS5.jpg)

Oil Container


Medium: Coconut shell

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 5 x 5 x 5 in. (12.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)


Accession Number: 22.819

Image: CUR.22.819_threequarter_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Globular receptacle with one large and two smaller suspension holes at top. Ornamented with incised curved lines. Condition: Good

Brooklyn Museum