Unidentified Yoruba maker


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19th century or earlier

Copper alloy and brass

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

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



Place Made: Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa


19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

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


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

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