Mangbetu. <em>Hair Ornament</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Ivory, pigment, 5 11/16 x 3/8 in. (14.4 x 1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.707. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.707_bw.jpg)

Hair Ornament


Medium: Ivory, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 5 11/16 x 3/8 in. (14.4 x 1 cm)



Accession Number: 22.707

Image: 22.707_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Hair ornament with an open ring on one end and a point on the other. Decorated with three engraved sets of double bands filled in with black pigment. Conditon is good.

Brooklyn Museum