Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Collector:
Katherine Sobeck  Search this
Donor Name:
Eileen Sobeck  Search this
Length:
8.5 cm
Width:
2.5 cm
Height:
1 cm
Culture:
Turkana  Search this
Object Type:
Lip Ornament
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
6 Aug 2008
Collection Date:
18 Aug 1968 to 22 Aug 1970
Notes:
Metal lip ornament made from bands of twisted wire bent in the form a crescent shape. Aluminum c-crimp on 1 end as anchor; opposite end has thin metal ring with disk-shaped red glass bead.
Record Last Modified:
28 Nov 2014
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2041514
USNM Number:
E433067-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3968876ba-5f14-4d92-94e4-7700186d5cf6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_11052561