Nasekon, Nakiru and Akure uncovering pieces of wood and carrying them over to the shade of a tree for a day of chipping, cutting and chiselling in order to make apangach, akurum and elepit milk container on the day after travelling into the Morusipo hill range to collect wood.
Rights ownerSamuel Frederick Derbyshire
ParticipantsNasekon Ekaale Louren, Alice Akure
Item/objectmilk container (apangach, akurum and elepit)
MaterialsWood-commiphora (Commiphora boviniana), ekwangorom, Wood-commiphora (Commiphora schimperi)
Cultural context/eventGeneral production
Social group settingCraftspeople working together
TemporalityWork begins mid morning and continues until dusk.This is a single stage in a process of production that usually takes several weeks, or even months to complete.
Date of creation2020-02-12