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Object Number: 87-13-111
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Coptic
Provenience: Ethiopia
Section:African
Materials:Silver
Width: 11.6cm
Outside Diameter:2.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana, 1987
Other NumberL-897-27 - Old Museum Number

Description

Hollow silver anklet. The cylinder of silver is bent into a circle and is covered with incised flowers. Each end of the cylinder ends in a hollow silver cube whose many faces are formed by triangles. These triangles are stamped with asterisk designs (previously L-897-26 and L-897-27)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery ( Aug 1995)View Objects in Exhibition

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