Ancient Bronze Chameleon ring
A much revered symbol amongst the Gurunsi and Lobi tribes of Upper Volta. 20 grams
42 x 29 mm Int diam. 22 mm
AFR 202-01   £36

Bronze Finger Rings

The following pages contain a selection of Antique and Ancient Rings from the Tuareg, Fulani, Lobi and other tribes in the
Upper Volta area
and in the deserts of Sénégal, Niger, Mali Mauritania and Morocco

Click HERE for Ancient Ear
and Nose Rings
HERE for Ancient Lobi Figurines

Ancient and unusual bronze Antelope ring
Height 53  Width 40 mm
Weight 27 grams
Int. diam. 22 mm
afr 202-04   £68

Ancient Traditional Lobi Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso - Reference Page

Bird
Bronze 60 grams
43 wide x 29 mm
Int. diam. 20 mm
AFR 201-22   £44

Monkey Sold
Bronze 69 grams
42 x 33 mm
Int. diam. 24 mm
AFR 201-23   £60

Twin Towers
Bronze 12 grams
22 x 48 mm
Int. diam. 18 mm
AFR 201-24  £46

Turtle
Bronze 10 grams
25 x 29 mm
Int. diam. 21 mm
AFR 201-25   £38

Turtle Sold
Bronze 10 grams
26 x 28 mm
Int. diam. 20 mm
AFR 201-26   £38

Duck
Bronze 10 grams
26 x 36 mm
Int. diam. 19 mm
AFR 201-27   £38

Chameleon
Bronze 9.3 grams
53 x 46 mm
Int. diam. 24 mm
AFR 201-01   £26

Pendant
Bronze 13g
41 x 39 x 11 mm
AFR 249  £14

Crocodile
Bronze 35 grams  Size 44 x 34 mm
Int. diam. 19 mm
AFR 201-20   £48

Triple Chameleons
Bronze 52 grams  Size 75 x 40 mm
Int. diam. 22 mm
AFR 201-21   £68

Key to measurements: Example AFR 201-01 - Overall ring height 43 mm  - Top motif width 29 mm
 Weight = 60 grams   Int.diam = Maximum internal diameter of ring 20 mm

 All rings are in the original condition in which they were found - no cleaning or polishing has been carried out.
The choice of whether to clean and polish is yours

If you wish to convert the millimetre measurements of the rings above to your own country's standard ring sizes,
 please use this useful Website:
http://www.edgarlowen.com/ringsize.html.

Enter the AFR Int. Diam.  measurement in the Diam.mm box and then click on the Website page
 .. outside the box .. for the results.

 See pages 108 / 128 in Angela Fisher's - Africa Adorned - for more pictures
 and many fascinating descriptions.

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