Manilla-Type Bracelet

Unknown people, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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17th-19th century

Brass

Overall: 1 13/16 x 4 13/16 x 3 7/8 in. (4.6 x 12.2 x 9.8 cm)

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

998.53.30404

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Bracelet

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 30, Beauty Marks: African Metal Body Adornment, Jennifer Peterson, Class of 2006, Public Relations Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 30-April 2, 2006.

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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