Leg Ornament

African, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mongo peoples
20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 22.5 cm (4 1/2 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2008.118

Medium or Technique

Copper alloy

On View

Richard B. Carter Gallery (Gallery 171)

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Anklets

Provenance

2007, sold by Tom Alexander to Alan Helms, Boston; 2008, gift of Alan Helms to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan Helms