From: Nigeria | Benin Kingdom

Curatorial Section: African

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Object Number 21160
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Edo (Africa)
Provenience Nigeria | Benin Kingdom
Date Made 19th century CE
Section African
Materials Brass

Brass hairpin topped with a hollow cylindrical tube with serrated edge and six incised bands decorate the tube. Inlay is missing.

Length 8.5 cm
Width 1.2 cm
Credit Line Gift of Henry Ling Roth, 1899

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