A gunpowder container like this would usually be attached to a man’s bag. Made of a length of cotton with tapestry weave and twining, a long fringe ends in small glass beads and split cowrie shells.
dugong tooth, wooden neck and stopper, shell discs
45.0 x 4.0 x 3.0 cm
Christopher Worrall Wilson Bequest 2010
Not on display