African Art

Trident Pendant (Walata-Idye)

19th century

Silver and wood

Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2010.124.19
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Geography: 
Country Laayoune, Western Sahara
Country Smarra, Western Sahara
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin 2006-2007 in Smarra, Western Sahara
Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2010

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 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.