Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Lock and keys for camel saddlebag (Tanasi)
Tuareg people, Sahara Region
Copper, brass, silver
Lock: 14 cm; Keys: 13.5–20.5 cm
Gift of Denyse and Marc Ginzberg, Rye, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B96.0603
 
 

Publications:
Newton, Douglas, African and Oceanic Art in Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, English

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir