Lowcountry Digital Library © 2009 Lowcountry Digital Librarypowered by CONTENTdm®

preferenceshelpabout uscontact us
homebrowseadvanced search my favorites
 

Refine Search

Date
1971-1982 (12)
Circa 1951-1971 (11)
1954-1989 (10)
Undated (8)
1950 (5)
Show more...

Subject
Jewelry -- Africa, We... (11)
Jewelry -- Africa, Su... (11)
Jewelry -- Africa (9)
Anklets (Ornaments) (8)
Mbo (Congolese (Democr... (7)
Show more...

Creator
Holcombe, Zena L (2)

This is the old Lowcountry Digital Library.
Please visit our NEW WEBSITE HERE http://lcdl.library.cofc.edu for all of this content and more!

Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

 Sort by: Title Description
1.
Jewelry
Jewelry Anklet or bracelet with incised geometric decoration. Origin Tuareg people of Niger.
2.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Bracelet with incised concentric ring motif. Origin Baule or Akan people of Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana.
3.
Brass arm ornament
Brass arm ornament An arm bangle with five star points containing metal balls that produce sound when shaken. Origin Liberia.
4.
Brass arm ornament
Brass arm ornament An arm bangle decorated with six balls, each marked with a cross. The balls contain metal pieces that produce sound when shaken. Origin Liberia.
5.
Elephant tail bracelet
Elephant tail bracelet Bracelet made of elephant tail. Origin West Africa.
6.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Bracelet with incised geometric decoration. Origin Cross River region of western Africa.
7.
Raffia bracelet
Raffia bracelet Bracelet made of brown and black raffia. Origin West Africa.
8.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Bracelet with incised geometric patterns and flanged ends. Origin Tuareg people of north central Africa.
9.
Bracelet
Bracelet Braided brown bracelet from Mbo people of Zaire (later, the Democratic Republic of the Congo).
10.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Solid metal ring visibly fused together at a point; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people; Circumference.
11.
Elephant hair bracelet
Elephant hair bracelet Elephant hair bracelet; four rings with two decorative twisted pieces; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
12.
Elephant hair bracelet with charm
Elephant hair bracelet with charm Elephant hair bracelet; three rings connected in middle by twisted pieces and a square piece made of wood or ivory; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
13.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Metal bracelet; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
14.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Metal bracelet; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
15.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Metal wire bracelet with four wires connected by two wider twisted wires and with movable circular wires for decoration; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
16.
Metal bracelet
Metal bracelet Metal bracelet; origin Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mbo people.
17.
Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
18.
Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
19.
Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.
20.
Iron anklet
Iron anklet Circular iron anklet.