University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:48-29-146
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Ethiopia
Section:African
Materials:Ivory
Leather
Silver Alloy
Credit Line:Gift of Presbyterian Board of Missions, 1948

Description

Black silk braid with dagger-shaped ivory pick decorated with incised blackened lines, and silver earspoon having decorative Coptic cross handle; patteecross (equal arms wide at ends and narrowed at intersection) with perforated square at intersection.


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