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woman's beaded bracelet
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • woman's beaded bracelet, 1979
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • leather, cloth, beading, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.2 x 7 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • Not on display
  • C2011.027

Bracelet made from a thin piece of leather, light tan in color. The outside is covered in beading sewn over a strip of green cloth. The field is black with colored diamond shapes in red, green, yellow, and white.