Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Hairpins
Early 20th century
Zaramo people, Tanzania
Wood
L: 29, 31, 29; W (stand): 14.8 cm
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William W. Brill, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B95.0517(a-c)
 
 

Publications:
Beauty and Sanctity: the Israel Museum at 40. A Series of Exhibitions Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2006

Exhibition:
Beyond the Eye of the Beholder: Ideals of Human Beauty in Africa and the Americas, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/03/2005 - 17/01/2006, Winter-Fall 2005

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