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Bangle bracelet

Museum number:
5-16965
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Accession number:
Acc.4772
Object count:
1
Description:
ivory bracelet, bangle style. sawed through at one side and re-joined with wire. a lid on the inner edge of each side is decorated with small circles, each with a dot in the center.
Donor:
Dorothy Shack
Collection place:
Ethiopia
Culture or time period:
Fuge and Gurage
Collector:
Dorothy Shack and William A. Shack
Materials:
Ivory (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
May 14, 2009
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
Dimensions:
diameter 9.7 centimeters and width 3.9 centimeters
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