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ID: 300262563
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300262563

 

Record Type: concept
forowa (<containers by function or context>, containers (receptacles), ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Decorated cosmetic containers made by African Akan metalsmiths from imported sheet brass and primarily used to store shea butter and sometimes, to store gold weights, gold dust, and other valuables.
 
Terms:
forowa (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
forowa (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
forowa (Spanish-P,D,U,SN)
佛蘿瓦化妝盒 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U)
fó luó wǎ huà zhuāng hé (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U)
fo luo wa hua zhuang he (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U)
fo lo wa hua chuang ho (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.TQ

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)
.... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Containers (hierarchy name)
........ Containers (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of containers (receptacles)
............ containers (receptacles) (G)
Hierarchy of <containers by function or context>
................ <containers by function or context> (G)
Hierarchy of forowa
.................... forowa (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 非洲阿崁(Akan)地區的金屬工匠以進口黃銅片製成的化妝品飾盒,主要用於盛裝乳油木果脂,有時則用於收納金飾、金粉及其他貴重物品。 
Dutch ..... Versierde, cosmetische houders, door Afrikaanse edelsmeden van het volk der Akan gemaakt van ingevoerd bladkoper; hoofdzakelijk gebruikt voor het bewaren van sheaboter, soms voor het bewaren van gouden gewichten, goudpoeder en andere kostbaarheden. 
Spanish ..... Estuches decorados para cosméticos hechos por herreros metalúrgicos del Akan africano a partir de láminas de bronce importadas y principalmente usados para guardar mantequilla de shea y algunas veces pesas de oro, polvo de oro y otros artículos de valor.  

Sources and Contributors:
佛蘿瓦化妝盒............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
.................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
fo lo wa hua chuang ho............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.........................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
fo luo wa hua zhuang he............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.........................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
fó luó wǎ huà zhuāng hé............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.........................................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
forowa............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  Cole and Ross, Arts of Ghana (1977) illustration, 64
.................  Contributed as a candidate term CANDIDATE TERM - - AFRART-- 10/97
.................  Ross and Garrard, Akan Transformations (1983) No. 24, 54
.................  TAA database (2000-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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