University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 87-13-116
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Coptic
Provenience: Ethiopia
Section:African
Materials:Silver
Credit Line:Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana, 1987
Other NumberL-897-32 - Old Museum Number

Description

Hammered silver with surface decoration. A hinge and a clasp which consists of 3 sleeves and a pin is attached to the bracelet with a short chain. The surface decoration consists of intricate "thumpnail" incising and large silver beads which are joined by smaller beading in semicircular bands.


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