Karamajong Earings (CMI 099)

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Description

These are old copper earrings originating from the Karamojong or Karimojong an ethnic group of agro-pastoral herders living mainly in the north-east of Uganda.  Such earings were worn by Karamajong women as adornments to enhance their beauty and illustrate sophistication. These earrings look visible old, show signs of wear and usage, they have a brown patina. They are small and are sold in pairs.

Material: Copper

Condition: Good

Age:approx 55-75yrs

Origin: Uganda

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg
Dimensions 0.5 × 2.5 × 3 cm

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Gallery Antique Uganda