Kamba Armband SB.1.18

SB.1.18

Armband

Brassard. Kamba. Kenya. No 85 - XI.AA.1. Original list: "AA [Rebate]. Armlet. Beads, vegetable fiber. Woman, girl" Soft armband made of vegetable fiber and small glass beads, red, white, more rarely, blue and yellow. The beading covers the entire surface of the cuff and presents a frieze with several triangular patterns combined. The cuff has a leather strap. See similar object in Donovan. 2004: 196 See "Rabai bride" in J. Adamson. 1967: 307.

Category: Armband

Material: Plant fiber. Glass Bead. Leather strap. 

Location: Kenya

Size in Centimeters:

Length: 24

Width: 7

Height: 1

Other dim .: Full code list: W: 24 H: 7

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum

Kamba Armband SB.1.18

SB.1.18

Armband

Brassard. Kamba. Kenya. No 85 - XI.AA.1. Original list: "AA [Rebate]. Armlet. Beads, vegetable fiber. Woman, girl" Soft armband made of vegetable fiber and small glass beads, red, white, more rarely, blue and yellow. The beading covers the entire surface of the cuff and presents a frieze with several triangular patterns combined. The cuff has a leather strap. See similar object in Donovan. 2004: 196 See "Rabai bride" in J. Adamson. 1967: 307.

Category: Armband

Material: Plant fiber. Glass Bead. Leather strap. 

Location: Kenya

Size in Centimeters:

Length: 24

Width: 7

Height: 1

Other dim .: Full code list: W: 24 H: 7

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum