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Amulet with Figure

late 19th–early 20th century

Copper alloy

2 3/8 × 2 × 1/4 in. (6.03 × 5.08 × 0.64 cm)
Gift of Susan M. Yecies, B.A. 1971
2017.153.19
Geography: 
Burkina Faso
or Mali
or Côte d’Ivoire
Culture: 
Senufo
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Susan M. Yecies, New York, to 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.