Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cuff bracelet
  • Amhara peoples
  • cuff bracelet, late 1800s–1945
  • Where object was made: Danakil Desert, Ethiopia
  • brass, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 x 7.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3303
Label Text

The brass cuff style bracelet has a triangular cross section. It is decorated with groups of four vertical rows of dots separated by horiztonal stripes of zigzag.