Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • Iyo'wujwa Chorote speaking peoples
  • necklace, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • plant fiber, porcupine quills
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 17.5 x 15 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 6 7/8 x 5 7/8 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5220
Description
Exhibitions

The single long strand (currently tangled) is wrapped with quills. They are mostly white with black at regular intervals.