Bracelet Retaining the Manilla Form

Songhai people, Niger, Peul people, Mali, Sudanese Savanna people, Sudan, Africa

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19th century

Copper alloy

Overall: 7/8 x 3 7/16 x 3 3/8 in. (2.2 x 8.7 x 8.6 cm)

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

998.53.30401

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Bracelet

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

Joanne and Arnold Syrop, New York; given to present collection, 1998.

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