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Ornament

Museum number:
5-8430
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Alternate number:
246 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2569
Object count:
1
Description:
Ornament; cast aluminum; large eye hole with vertical ridges; length: 6.5 cm. worn on the ends of long strings of beads, copper springs, etc.
Donor:
David Solomon and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Ethiopia
Verbatim coll. place:
Africa; Ethiopia
Collector:
David Solomon
Collection date:
1968-1969
Materials:
Aluminum (metal)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 1969
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
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