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Ring

Museum number:
5-15447
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Accession number:
Acc.4477
Object count:
1
Description:
Ring: copper wire in shape of tubular coil with ends forming flattened coils on same plane as finger. Used for personal adornment. Length 5.3 cm. Diameter 2.1 cm.
Donor:
University Research Expeditions Program
Collection place:
Balangdalolu, Tanzania
Verbatim coll. place:
Africa; Tanzania; Balangdalolu; Datoga; Barabaig
Culture or time period:
Barabaig
Collector:
Jean Colvin
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
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