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Native NameHarrar
Object Number: 87-13-109
Current Location: Africa Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Ethiopia
Length: 20.2cm
Outside Diameter:5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana, 1987
Other NumberL-897-25 - Old Museum Number


Silver necklace in shape of a hollow crescent, hung on a silver chain. A row of small bells are suspended from the bottom of the crescent. The surface of the crescent is covered with intricate incising, beading and looped wirework. The chain is hung from six loops which are attached to the crescent diamond-shaped plaques which are covered with rows of breaking. (previously L-897-25).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery ( Aug 1995)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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