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Hair Pin

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Object Number:AF853
Current Location: Africa Galleries
Currently On Display
Culture:Bayaka
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Elephant Ivory (uncertain)
Technique:Incised
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:6607-14, 394 - Other Number

Description

Hair pin. Ornamented carving on one third of object at top end-incised rings and carved diamonds. Rest of object has a smooth surface with a pointed base.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Africa Galleries: From Maker To Museum (17 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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