Mangbetu. <em>Hairpin</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Ivory, 1 1/8 x 6 1/2 in. (2.9 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1604. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.1604_PS6.jpg)



Medium: Ivory

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 1 1/8 x 6 1/2 in. (2.9 x 16.5 cm)


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


Accession Number: 22.1604

Image: 22.1604_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Three-pronged ornament. Engraved along edges of handle with black lines forming triangles.

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