Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Necklace

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 8 5/8in. (21.9cm) Diameter: 6 1/2in. (16.5cm)
Classification:
Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Lester Wunderman, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.394.46
Not on view
Djibrella Maiga, until 1973; Lester Wunderman, New York, 1973–1977

Laude, Jean. African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers. New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1973.

Walker, Roslyn. African Women/African Art: An exhibition of African art illustrating the different roles of women in African society. New York: African-American Institute, 1976, no. 69.



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