MOA: University of British Columbia


Brass oval-shaped bracelet with opening at back. Top and bottom sides are flat; interior and exterior are rounded. Exterior is decorated with small circular protrusions all along centre; triangles are imprinted on either side of the circles. Semi-circles, done in relief, extend from the top and bottom edges in between the protruding circles; forms a curved "X" design.

  • Narrative

    The donor taught in a rural school in Tobli, eastern Liberia, from 1965 to 1967.

  • Type of Item bracelet
  • Culture Krahn
  • Material brass metal
  • Measurements height 0.8 cm, width 11.6 cm, depth 9.0 cm (overall)

  • Previous Owner Donald White
  • Received from Donald White

  • Made in Liberia

  • Collection Date between 1965 and 1968
  • Ownership Date before August 27, 2021
  • Acquisition Date on August 27, 2021

  • Item Classes metalwork
  • Condition fair
  • Accession Number 3522/0090