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Ring; Ornament – Iron neck ring worn by men and women. [1938.6-8 Duplicate].
Place: Africa; East Africa; Kenya
Source: Wagner.G (Dr) (collector and donor)
Reference Numbers: Z 26772 MAA: ?1938.6
Culture Group: ?Luhya [Luhia]
Local Term: ?
Keyword: Personal Adornment
Material: Metal; Iron
Measurement Notes: Dimensions L: W: H: Wt:
Events (2) Context: Cultural group updated from ‘Bantu Kavirondo’ to ‘Luhya [Luhia]’ ‘Bantu Kavirondo’ is a colonial, historic term which is incorrect. This is most likely to be from the Luhya cultural group. Information provided by J.C.Niala, Horniman Museum and Gardens, on 13/12/19 as part of research visit.
By: Katrina Dring
Description: Iron neck ring worn by men and women. [1938.6-8 Duplicate].
From MAA Cambridge