Woman's Armlet

Bana people, Northern Cameroon, Cameroon, Central Africa, Africa

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19th-20th century

Copper alloy

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

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

985.7.26431

Geography/Culture

Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Armlet

Classification

Africa

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.

Provenance

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

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