Spiked Bronze Bracelet - Bobo people, Burkina Faso - SOLD
Spiked Bronze Bracelet - Bobo people, Burkina Faso - SOLD
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Spiked Bronze Bracelet - Bobo people, Burkina Faso - SOLD

Title: Bracelet
Material:Bronze
People: Bobo
Country: Burkina Faso

Description:
The spikes on the bracelet served to protect its wearer by warding off evil spirits and sorcery. In addition to being used for protection it could also have been used as a weapon. Bracelets were widely used throughout Africa as a form of currency. Today, this spiked bracelet can still be worn as a very unique, weighty statement piece or simply kept as an elegant, amazing cultural item on display.

Dimensions: approx. 1" - 4" width x 2 1/4" inner diameter
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