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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Comb   (1971.08.0015)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Adornment
  4. :
  5. Hair Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Colonial, 1970
Culture Ghanaian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 16.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 6.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.6 cm
Weight 35 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Incising, Piercing,
Munsell Color Information Dark Brown (5YR 2/4) -Pick. Moderate Brown (5YR 3/4) -Head.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Cole, Herbert M. and Doran H. Ross. The Arts of Ghana. Los Angeles: University of California, 1977.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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