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19th century

Silver alloy

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

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

998.54.30439

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Benin

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

SART 65, Architecture I, Zenovia Toloudi, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Works from the Continent of Africa, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-March 15, 2020.

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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