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African Art

Pendant

19th century

Brass

6 1/4 × 4 1/4 × 1/4 in. (15.88 × 10.8 × 0.64 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2012.86.3
Geography: 
Country Burkina Faso
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mossi
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin between Quagadougou and Koudougou, Burkina Faso, 1965-1966
Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2012

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.