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Amulet with Twins

late 19th–early 20th century

Copper alloy and velvet ribbon

1 1/2 × 1 3/8 × 1/8 in. (3.81 × 3.49 × 0.32 cm)
Gift of Susan M. Yecies, B.A. 1971
2017.153.20
Geography: 
Country Ivory Coast
Country Burkina Faso
Country Mali
Status: 
Not on view
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.