Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Africa
  • necklace, late 1800s–1981
  • beads, cord
  • Object Diameter: 27 cm
    Object Diameter: 10 5/8 in
  • Gift of Alois Fabian
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3403

The single strand of cylindrical beads has some beads that are curved, with a yellow field. They have a millefiori-like patterns with erratic rounded blue outlines, filled with yellow, and brown lines emanating from each blue shape.