Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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ájunia (necklace)
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • ájunia (necklace), late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • beads, string
  • Object Length/Width: 55 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 21 5/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5222
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The long, single strand necklace has blocks of colors consisting of black, yellow, red and dark blue.