Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Ayoreo peoples
  • necklace, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • seeds, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width: 83 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 32 5/8 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5231

The very long necklace is a single strand of black seeds with white interiors strung on twisted plant fiber.