Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cuff bracelet
  • Cameroon or Nigeria
  • cuff bracelet, late 1800s–mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Nigeria or Cameroon?
  • bronze?
  • Object Length/Diameter: 12 x 8 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: 4 3/4 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Kenneth Palmer
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2993

The wide cuff bracelet is made of bronze or brass, that flares slightly at either end. The edges are decorated with small raised strips that look braided. There are pairs of semicircles with concentric half-rings inside across from the opening and singles in the corners near the opening.