Bracelet Rattle Musical Instrument
 
Bagirmi Culture, Chad, Central Africa
 
Ceramic, leather, aluminum
 
Mid 20th Century
 

5" wide x 4.5" tall x 3" deep

An attractive hide-covered, hollow, terracotta bracelet embellished with a small square of aluminium.  The hide is smooth and  richly patinaed from use.  An unusual and tactile object.  The rattle sound is subtle.
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