Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • necklace, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • seeds, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width: 65 x 12 cm
    Object Length/Width: 25 9/16 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5232
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The very long necklace is made of large brown seeds strung on a twisted plant fiber string.