Jul 8, 2009
Jul 8, 2009
Jul 8, 2009
Jul 8, 2009

Pendant

Pendant

late 1800s

Ivory

Overall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Given in memory of Dr. Thomas Munro by his children 1976.189

Location

Description

Pendants like these were worn as symbols of protection.

See also
Collection: 
African Art
Department: 
African Art
Type of artwork: 
Jewelry
Medium: 
Ivory

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