It is used to carry milk when visiting relatives.though we said it would most probably be butter or fermented by the time they arrive!
It looked as if it had been highly embellished and decorated to begin life.There were a couple of keys in the fringing.We speculated whether they were utilitarian or purely there for decoration.Sally also had this little book.
It was no more than 10cm square but contained the most beautiful little paintings and text.
It looks like a devotional or story book .The text has very interesting letter foms,not sure what the language is,or whether Ethiopia has a written language.
Her final memento was a traditional bag displaying a traditional embroidery motifs of flowers.