Mangbetu. <em>Hair Ornament</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Ivory, 18 1/2 x 1/2 in. (47 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.692. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.692_PS6.jpg)

Hair Ornament

Artist:MangbetuZande

Medium: Ivory

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 18 1/2 x 1/2 in. (47 x 1.3 cm)

Collections:

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

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 22.692

Image: 22.692_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Slim, slightly curved, needle-shaped, ivory hair ornament. At wider end, shallow loss at edge, small crack down side, and tiny surface nicks in ivory. At other end, very tip missing. Condition: Fair

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