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Earring

Object Number:42-21-282B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Masai
Provenience: Tanzania
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Iron
Leather
Length: 45.01 cm
Width: 6.3 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Percy C. Madeira Jr., 1942
Other Number:390 - Other Number

Description

Woman's. Two discs of heavy brass wire, formed of spirals of respectively eight and seven turns. Discs connected by double iron chain; from each disc hangs a leather thong.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

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