Luba. <em>Pendant</em>, 19th century. Hippopotamus tooth, 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.  (8.3 x 3.2 x 3.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.1234. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.1234_bw.jpg)



Medium: Hippopotamus tooth

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (8.3 x 3.2 x 3.8 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1234

Image: 22.1234_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pendant in the form of a woman; through shoulders are holes for hanging. Head is thrust forward; long neck has three rings stacked one on top of the other. Small circles with dots decorate figure. Condition: Good

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