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Ankle Bracelet

Object Number:AF882
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Bushongo
Provenience: Zaire
Kasai District
Belgian Congo
Section:African
Materials:Cowrie
Plant Fiber
Length: 20 cm
Width: 3.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912
Other Number:384 - Other Number

Description

Plaited rectangular band; decorated with three horizontal rows of 69 cowrie shells; on each end of rectangular piece there are 6cm long pieces of braided fiber.

Card States-Covered with cowries.

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