Discuss the ways in which an understanding of the ritual context of each is necessary if we are to grasp their cultural meanings for those who made them and saw them in use.
Neither of the works was meant to be exhibited in a museum case for an art-loving public seeking a cultural experience. Explain.
Both took on their primary meaning in the process of the performance of a cultural ritual. Right? Explain.
And finally, how did they end up in museums?