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Bracelet, 15th century

  • Mande, African

Copper with brass

  • Overall: 15/16 × 5 11/16 inches (2.4 × 14.4 cm) Including base (mounted): 8 1/4 × 5 7/16 × 4 3/8 inches (21 × 13.8 × 11.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase with funds from Founders Junior Council

1987.19

Madame Sekosko

John Hewitt

(Merton Simpson Gallery, New York, New York, USA)

1987-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

"Notes on recent acquisitions," Bulletin of the DIA 64, no. 1, 1988, p. 55 (ill.). African Masterworks In The Detroit Institute of Arts. Washington and London:The Detroit Institute of Arts and Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995, cat. no. 4.

Mande, African, Bracelet, 15th century, copper with brass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from Founders Junior Council, 1987.19.