Bracelet

Fon people, Republic of Benin, Western Africa, Africa

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19th century

Silver alloy

Overall: 1 15/16 x 3 3/4 x 2 5/16 in. (5 x 9.6 x 5.9 cm)

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

998.54.30439

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Republic of Benin

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment: Bracelet

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

SART 65, Architecture I, Zenovia Toloudi, Spring 2015

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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