Drinking-horn; ivory; brass terminals, at wide end in form of fish head with metal dish on top and pipe protruding from mouth; inscribed band around centre.

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Thing

Exhibition
Shakespeare 2012
Made Of
brass, ivory
Type of Thing
drinking-horn
Exhibition History
Exhibited: 2012 19 Jul-25 Nov, London, BM Shakespeare: Staging the World
Subject
fish
Techniques
carved, incised

People

Acquired From
Sloane, Hans to The British Museum

Place

Made In
Nigeria

Time

Acquired In
1753
Made
1599-1753

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