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giraffe hair bracelet
  • Sudan
  • giraffe hair bracelet, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Sudan
  • giraffe tail hair, braiding
  • Object Length/Width: 7 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3283

The bangle style bracelet is made of braided giraffe tail hair. It is a braided strip, looped over. The bracelet is a dark brown oval.