Bell for Ritual Use

Unidentified Yoruba maker


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19th-20th century


Overall: 7 × 4 3/4 in. (17.8 × 12.1 cm)

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



Place Made: Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa


19th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument

Research Area


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.


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

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