Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Wood bell. Bell is sphere shaped with a slit end that widens at the base. Two holes are found at top end. Through which a fiber string is laced. A piece of copper wire is also laced trough holes.
Condition: A protruding piece appears to have broken off the top.
This item is not on view
Bell, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, fiber, 3 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. (8.9 x 6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1271. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1271_bottom_PS5.jpg)
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