Bell for Ritual Use

Yoruba people, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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19th-20th century

Brass

Overall: 7 x 4 3/4 in. (17.78 x 12.065 cm)

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

992.16.29020

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Anthropology 44, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 29-December 18, 1994.

Provenance

Joanne and Arnold Syrop, New York; given to present collection, 1992.

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