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[Ankle Bracelets (pair)]

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Medium:
cord (fiber product), nutshells (plant material)
National Origin:
Maroon
Type:
Jewelry (ankle bracelets)
Date:
1970
Description:
Made from seed pods, bracelets like these are worn on the ankles of Eastern Maroons that participate in Awasa, a funeral ritual dance accompanied by a drum choir.
Accession Number:
2006.0014.0010
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The Janina Rubinowitz Collection of Maroon Arts
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
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