Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • India
  • necklace, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: India
  • beads, foil, yarn, stamping
  • Object Length/Width: 43 x 9.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 16 7/8 x 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Kansas Bible Chair
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3289

The necklace has five strands of gold colored beads. The triangular end pieces are also covered with a gold colored foil with small squares and rows of tick marks stamped for decoration. The beads are strung on light brown yarn, and are also used for ties. There are small bits of red on one triangle and two red beads.