Ebrié. <em>Pendant in the Form of a Sawfish</em>, 19th century. Gold, 2 3/16 x 3/8 x 2 15/16 in. (5.5 x 1 x 7.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A . Augustus Healy Fund, 49.32.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 49.32.2_SL1.jpg)

Pendant in the Form of a Sawfish


Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 2 3/16 x 3/8 x 2 15/16 in. (5.5 x 1 x 7.5 cm)



Accession Number: 49.32.2

Image: 49.32.2_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
An oval body of open lattice work, edged by rows of circular openings. A long tail curves around one side and is made of wrapped 'threads.' The head is cylindrical with two projecting eyes. There are two rings for suspension. Condition: Very good.

Brooklyn Museum