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Unidentified Ashanti maker

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20th century

Copper alloy (brass ?)

Overall: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

990.53.27153.7

Geography

Place Made: Ghana, Western Africa, Africa

Period

20th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area

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

Harry A. Franklin, about 1950; to Valerie Franklin (daughter), 1983; given to present collection, 1990.

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