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Anklets (Ornaments) (8)
Jewelry -- Africa (8)
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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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Stone sculpture
Stone sculpture Black smooth stone sculpture with an open spiral design depicting the heads of a mother and child. Origin Africa.
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Stone sculpture
Stone sculpture Black smooth stone sculpture of a woman holding a female child.
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Stone sculpture
Stone sculpture Black smooth stone sculpture of a woman holding a female child.
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Ebony elephant carving
Ebony elephant carving Ebony elephant with white wooden tusks, eyes, and toes; possible origin is South Eastern Africa.
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Ebony elephant carving
Ebony elephant carving Ebony elephant with white wooden tusks and eyes; possible origin is South Eastern Africa.
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Ebony elephant carving
Ebony elephant carving Ebony elephant with white wooden tusks and eyes; possible origin is South Eastern Africa.
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Ebony elephant carving
Ebony elephant carving Ebony elephant with white wooden tusks and eyes; possible origin is South Eastern Africa.
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Small ritual staff
Small ritual staff Small ritual metal staff with two prongs, a twisted neck, and a pointed end on the handle.
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Double-headed metal staff
Double-headed metal staff Double-headed metal staff with a long wooden handle; has the appearance of an animal with a beak and a long tail.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
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Zande rubbing implement
Zande rubbing implement Zande rubbing article, functions as an oracle.
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Porcupine Quill
Porcupine Quill Porcupine quill, multicolored black/ivory; origin East Africa.
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Miniature spear
Miniature spear Small wooden spear shaft etched on all sides, made for a male figurine.