Woman's Armlet

Unidentified Bana maker


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19th-20th century

Copper alloy

Overall: 5 3/16 × 3 3/16 in. (13.1 × 8.1 cm)

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



Place Made: Northern Cameroon region, Cameroon, Central Africa, Africa


19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Focus on the Body: West African Body Ornaments of Brass, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 10-September 19, 1999.


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

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