Wire Bracelet, late 17th-early 18th cent., Newton Plantation Slave Cemetery, Barbados

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This record was last updated on 12 Apr 2017

Image Reference

Jerome Handler, personal slide collection (copyright)

For details on this brass artifact, its associated burial, and the archaeological research in Barbados, see Handler, An African-Type Healer/Diviner and his Grave Goods, International Journal of Historical Archaeology (1997), Vol. 1, pp. 91-130 and Handler and F. W. Lange, Plantation Slavery in Barbados (Harvard Univ. Press, 1978). See also, other images "Newton Plantation" on this website.