Ivory bracelets, Dinka Tribe South Sudan, late 19th century - Kate Thurlow | Gallery Forty One

Ivory bracelets, Dinka Tribe South Sudan, late 19th century

£2,500.00






 Four ivory bracelets, three made from two separate parts and one from three parts. Dinka tribe southern Sudan, late 19th century.  Mounted on modern metal stands

Condition:  Patinated through age and with traces of usage.

Literature: Angela Fisher - Africa Adorned, NY: 1984 p.56, these bracelets were worn on the wrist by girls of marriageable age.

Would consider selling individually

 

HEIGHT (of tallest inc stand): 12 in. (30.5 cm)
DIAMETER Between 6 1/2 - 5 in. (16.5 - 13 cm)
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