Hairpins

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Object number: Z 12647 x3

Description: Three iron hairpins. Two consist of flat piece of metal beaten into a faint triangular shape at the head, which tapers down into a long point. The third is an iron hairpin with a triangular head. At the tip of the triangle the metal is twisted.

Cultural sub-group: Yekhee

Town: Ijeba/Kukuruku/Uzebba

Measurements: 1: 21 cm long, 1.5 cm wide; 2: 18 cm long, 1 cm wide; 3: 17 cm long, 2.5 cm wide