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one of a set of three cuff bracelets
  • unknown Afar maker
  • one of a set of three cuff bracelets, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Dankali Desert, Ethiopia
  • copper, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 x 7.5 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3/8 x 2 15/16 x 2 3/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3314.03

This is one of a set of three copper cuff style bracelets.

2007.3314.03 has an incised diamond on the vertical surface flanked by rectangles filled with vertical lines. This design repeats at each end and the center, separated by two stacked horizontal lines. The top and bottom surfaces are undecorated.