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Yoruba Pendant Brass Bell Nigeria Africa OLD

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Title Yoruba Pendant Brass Bell Nigeria Africa OLD
Materials Brass/Copper Alloy (unknown metal content)
Made In Nigeria
Traded In Africa
Approximate Age 20th century
Overall Condition Fair to Good. Most of our pieces have spent decades on at least two continents, and have been treasured by several owners.   Small splits, scrapes and cracks are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.  We examine each piece carefully when we receive it and report any damage we find in our listings.  Please look carefully at the pictures which may also reveal condition and damage.
Damage/Repair Aged and worn. And dirty!
People Yoruba
Pendant Size 28-30 mm diameter. See picture with penny for size comparison (US penny is 19 mm diameter).

Picture is an example, yours will be similar.

Each bell has a clapper...

Additional Information:  A brass bell pendant which have been worn, weathered, and beaten down by age.  . Brass bells of this shape with such designs were found among the Yoruba  people  from Nigeria and among the Akan people of  Ghana and Ivory Coast.These beads are incorporated in a necklace as individual brass beads. They can also be worn as pendants.