Dance armlet

Description
An armlet decorated with glass beads. A white background with triangles which might be a modern representation of conus shells.
Accession Loan No.
189/2008/2
Collection Class
Personal ornament
Common Name
dance armlet
Simple Name
adornment
Full Name
dance armlet
Dimensions
whole width 142 mm; whole H 77 mm
Cultural Group
Kamba
Production Year Low
late 1960s
Production Year High
early 1970s
Production County
Kitui area
Production Country
Kenya
Production Area Region
East Africa
Production Continent
Africa
Family Group

Material
glass ; vegetable fibre
Function Name
adornment and dance regalia
Collection Area Region
E
Collection Continent
Africa

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