Woman's Necklace

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

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19th-20th century

Iron

Overall: 11/16 x 4 1/8 x 14 5/8 in. (1.8 x 10.4 x 37.2 cm)

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

998.53.30408

Geography/Culture

Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Necklace

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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