Woman's Necklace from the Lamang of Nigeria or a Cache-sexe from the Kapsiki of Cameroon.

Kapsiki people, Cameroon, Central Africa, Lamang people, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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19th-20th century

Copper alloy and string

Overall: 2 5/8 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (6.7 x 0.9 x 1.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arnold and Joanne Syrop

985.7.26430

Geography/Culture

Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Necklace

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Provenance

Joanne and Arnold Syrop, New York; given to present collection, 1985.

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