Curved bone nose pin, decorated with design in ele

Made:
1880-1930

Curved bone nose pin, decorated with design in elephant(?) hair, mounted on display card, possibly East African, 1880-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A157016
Materials:
bone, hair
type:
nose-pin
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
  • nose ornament
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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