Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Flat, brass circular collar. The surface of one side has incised geometric designs; the obverse is plain. The outer rim of the collar is decorated with 10 bands of zigzag and diagonal lines, cross hatch patterns, ovals and stippled patterns.
Condition: Very good. Some slight dark discoloration and a corner of one of the rectangles on the outside rim are slightly bent.
This item is not on view
Teke. Collar (Onlua), late 19th or early 20th century. Copper alloy, Diameter: 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1546. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1546_front_PS5.jpg)
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