University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 87-13-121
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Coptic
Provenience: Ethiopia
Section:African
Materials:Copper Alloy
Synthetic Fiber
Plant Fiber
Credit Line:Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana, 1987
Other NumberL-897-38 - Old Museum Number

Description

A length of black cotton yarn, looped and bound by gilded silver rings. These rings each have small square, triangular or round boxes with decorative beading, attached to them. A flat brass cross with cross-hatching is hung in the middle. (cf. 87-13-119/120/122


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