Accession No

Z 12990


Description

Brass hair pin. Round cross section flattening towards the triangular head. Decorated with horizontal grooved lines and chips.


Place

Africa; West Africa; Nigeria; Edo State; Okpe


Period


Source

Thomas, Northcote Whitridge [field collector]; Bevan, Anthony Ashley (Professor) [monetary donor]


Department

Anth


Reference Numbers

Z 12990; 1669 [Thomas Coll. - 1st Cat.]; T.10.1568


Cultural Affliation

Edo; Okpe


Material

Metal; Brass


Local Term


Measurements

15mm x 3mm x 85mm


Events

Description (Labels & Markings)
'T.10.1568' written on object.
Event Date
Author: Lucie Carreau


Context (Related Documents)
'1910-13'; 'T.10.1568': Numbers crossed out on the catalogue card. Sketch of object on reverse of the catalogue card
Event Date
Author: maa


Description (Physical description)
Brass hair pin
Event Date
Author: maa


Context (Related Documents)
See E 1910.118 and E 1913.3 records for further details about the Thomas Collection from Nigeria.
Event Date 7/5/2001
Author: Lucie Carreau


Description (Physical description)
Brass hair pin. Round cross section flattening towards the triangular head. Decorated with horizontal grooved lines and chips.
Event Date 24/9/2021
Author: Lily Stancliffe


FM:128932

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