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Medium:
Gold alloy
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2.8 x 2.3 x 1.6 cm (1 1/16 x 7/8 x 5/8 in.)
Type:
Costume Accessory
Geography:
Senegal
Description:
Plain gold alloy man's ring in the shape of two rounded and projecting parallel ridges. An "M" is stamped (raised) on the inside.
Provenance:
Marian Johnson, purchased in Dakar, Senegal, 1963-late 20th century to 2012
Topic:
Adornment  Search this
Male use  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Marian Ashby Johnson
Object number:
2012-18-123
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2012-18-123