Circular wooden ear ornament with decorative beads

Made:
1880-1910 in Africa

Circular wooden ear ornament with decorative beads and copper chains, Masai tribe, East Africa, 1880-1910

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A652583
Materials:
beads, glass, copper and wood
type:
ear-distender
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
  • ear ornament
credit:
Knight, Frank and Rutley