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Bracelets, mid 19th century
Zanzibar, Tanzania
Gold, H: 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 in, W: 2 3/8 x 2 1/2 in, D: 2 3/8 x 2 1/2 in
Gift of Susan Runyon Watson, 1924  24.1838A,B
Not On View
Provenance: Sultan Sayid Bargash bin Sayid, Zanzibar, until 1886; Frederic M. Cheney, 1886-1891; Susan Runyon Watson, 1891-1924.
Exhibition History:
"World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean", Krannert Art Museum, 8/25/2017 - 3/24/2018, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian, 5/9/2018 - 9/3/2018, and Fowler Museum at UCLA, 10/21/2018 - 2/10/2019

"Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 12 - May 15, 2016).

"African Arts of Adornment," Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (2005).

"Baubles, Bangles & Bling Bling: A World of Jewelry," Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (February 17 - May 9, 2004).

Keywords: Bracelet, Adornment, Jewelry