Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • Africa
  • necklace, late 1800s–1981
  • beads, string
  • : not strung
  • Gift of Alois Fabian
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3410
Description

The broken necklace is probably a single strand. Now it is 20 loose beads and two half beads, some of which are still strung. The beads are yellow and red millefiori-like patterns of concentric diamonds and circles.