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Anklets

Museum number:
5-3019a,b
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Accession number:
Acc.1717
Object count:
2
Description:
Pair of dancing anklets. “Nyang.” (a) consists of three lengths of metal connected by strips of leather. Each length of metal has rings attached to ends. (b) is same as (a) except connected by strips of cloth. See 5-2918 for bibliographic information.
Donor:
Leonard Plotnicov and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Du Village, Nigeria
Verbatim coll. place:
Af.; Nigeria; Birom; Du Village
Culture or time period:
Birom
Collector:
Leonard Plotnicov
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1963
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
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