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Nakiru and Akure making an atubwa bowl, an ebur oil/fat container and an akaloboch wooden spoon
figureposted on 2023-11-30, 18:56 authored by Samuel DerbyshireSamuel Derbyshire
Nakiru uncovers the half made atubwa, which she had buried to keep moist. She continues the work of chiselling and cutting out the inside, using a variety of tools. Akure helps when she gets tired. At the end of the day's work, Nakiru applies camel fat to the object to keep it moist.