Northern Nguni. <em>Snuff Spoon/ Hair Ornament</em>, 19th century. Bone or ivory, 5 7/8 x 13/16 in. (14.9 x 2.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1068a. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.1068a_PS6.jpg)

Snuff Spoon/ Hair Ornament

Artist:Northern Nguni

Medium: Bone or ivory

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 5 7/8 x 13/16 in. (14.9 x 2.1 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H3, 1GG


Accession Number: 22.1068a

Image: 22.1068a_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pair with tops shaped like hollowed cashew nuts, and engraved. Condition: good. Piece broken off top of "b."

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