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Check for portfolio Record Title Artist Physical Description Artist Life Dates Century Object Creation Date Accession Number Medium and Support Primary Object Classification
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Small Leather Purse

Artist Unknown, African

A square, leather purse with tassels hanging off the bottom. A triangle is sewed onto the top of the bag. The leather of the purse is brown, but is also decorated with purple, yellow, and green stripes.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.2

leather

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Large Leather Purse

Artist Unknown, African

A large leather purse shaped like an arrow. The purse is almost completely bordered with fringe and has green red, and orange decorative badges on it.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.3

leather

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Straw Jewelry (six strings and four pieces)

Artist Unknown, African

Multiple pieces of straw jewelry. Some have strands of bright blue beads with them and others are on brown string.

20th century

20th century

2010/2.4

straw, string

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Silver Cuff Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African

A silver cuff bracelet that has a pin lock to keep it closed. The bracelet is decorated with silver beads.

20th century

2010/2.11

silver

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Silver Cuff Bracelet with Green and Yellow Decoration

Artist Unknown, African

A silver cuff bracelet with braided carvings and green and yellow decorations. A chain is attached to one side to keep it closed.

20th century

2010/2.12

silver

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet with Orange Beads and Metal Squares

Artist Unknown, African

a bracelet consisting of horizontal orange beads and metal squares. The metal squares are painted with a blue and green design.

20th century

2010/2.13

beads, metal, string

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Brass Ring

Artist Unknown, African

A brass ring that is not fully closed off. The ring completes a half circle and the two ends are flattened.

20th century

2010/2.15

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, Burkina Faso, Lobi

20th century

circa 1950

1988/1.143

bronze

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, Cameroon, Kirdi

late 19th - early 20th century

circa 1890-1920

2000/2.44

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Hairpin

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1925

1984/2.23

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Necklace

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1950

1984/2.25

glass beads, shells, cloth, natural fibers and pigment

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Necklace with Pendant

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Kuba

20th century

circa 1920

1988/1.144

braided raffia, shells, red wood and glass beads

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Hairpin

Artist Unknown, African, Congo (Zaire), Mangbetu

20th century

1900-1985

1985/2.40

bronze

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, Ethiopia

20th century

1900-1985

1985/2.38

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, Ethiopia

20th century

1900-1985

1985/2.39

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, Ghana, Akan

20th century

20th century

1997/1.335

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Ring with two conical forms

Artist Unknown, African, Ivory Coast or Ghana?

20th century

circa 1925-1940

1986/2.148

bronze

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Pendant in the form of a pregnant woman

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Dogon

20th century

circa 1950

1983/2.143

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Pendant in the form of a man clasping his knees

Artist Unknown, African, Mali, Dogon

20th century

circa 1920

1983/2.159

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, West Africa

20th century

circa 1960

1987/2.61

brass

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Bracelet

Artist Unknown, African, West Africa

20th century

circa 1950

1987/2.62

cast brass, lost wax method

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Ring

Anonymous

20th century

19th century

1982/1.271

gold

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Dragon pendant

Artist Unknown, China

Highly stylized depiction of dragon design with tiger head, lower right portion broken off

13th-11th century BCE

circa 1300 BCE - circa 1100 BCE

1960/2.113

dark brown hard stone with white calcification

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Ring (Huan)

Artist Unknown, China

3rd century BCE

771 BCE - 256 BCE

1960/2.94

nephrite (jade)

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Zoomorphic pendant

Artist Unknown, China

jade pendent with zoomorphic design, with abstract representation of animal form, possibly a bird. Notchs on the edge and worn relief carvings on the surface indicate that the pendant was probably recarved from a broken jade object from an earlier era.

16th-11th century BCE

circa 1300 BCE - circa 1100 BCE

1960/2.95

creamy green nephrite with black streaks

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Obidome (obi brooch) in shape of dancing lion

Artist Unknown, Japan

Metal lion with flowing mane and tail. Gold inlaid spits decorate his body and color his eyes. The lion's head is thrown impossibly backwards, allowing a view of the head as if from above. The golden eyes look upwards.

Second half of 20th century

circa 1950-1975

2005/1.368

metal with gold inlay

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Hei Tiki pendant

New Zealander, Polynesian, Maori

Late 19th century

circa 1890

1986/2.101

ivory, bone

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Fan shaped obidome (obi brooch), inscribed bodai no tame

Taniguchi Haruki

Metal brooch in the shape of a fan with incised and inlaid decor, including floral designs. "Bodai no tame" is inscribed along with the artist's signature, Taniguchi Haruki, and indecipherable characters.

mid-20th century

circa 1950-1975

2005/1.369

metal with incised and inlaid decor

rank 10.26252

Jewelry

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Miniature Dhyani Buddha

Artist Unknown, Tibet or Nepal

A tiny tear-drop-shaped metal (copper?) pendant, edged with beading, serving as support for a minature seated image of a Dhyani Buddha, made of inlaid semi-precious stones and copper wire. This may have originally been part of a necklace or tiara, or part of a brooch for a high-ranking monk's ritual costume.

19th-20th century

19th century - early 20th century

2006/2.63

copper? set with mountain coral, turquoise, and lapis lazuli

rank 10.26252

Jewelry