Woman's Armlets

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

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19th-20th century

Copper alloy

Overall: 7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in. (18 x 7 cm)

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

990.53.27178

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

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

Old Number

A0362

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