A collection of 6 horns. The original Sierra Leone National Museum records state that the larger ones were used as musical instruments by boatmen.

Further Information

  • Type: Musical instruments, Domestic equipment
  • Object: Horns
  • Materials: Bone, ivory, tooth
  • Culture Group: Other
  • Dimensions: Unknown
  • Production Date: Pre 1958
  • Associated Places: Malema Chiefdom (Place collected)
  • Associated People: Braima Sogandi Hoigai, Malema Chiefdom (Trader)
  • Museum: Sierra Leone National Museum
  • Accession Number: SLNM.1958.10.11

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