Armlet

Yoruba people, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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19th century or earlier

Copper alloy and brass

Overall: 5 1/16 x 4 7/16 in. (12.8 x 11.2 cm)

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

987.62.26902

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Armlet

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Yoruba Ogboni Society, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 29-September 19, 1999.

Provenance

Joanne and Arnold Syrop, New York; given to present collection, 1987.

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