Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • Africa
  • necklace, late 1800s–1981
  • beads, string
  • Object Height: 29 cm
    Object Diameter: 11 3/8 in
  • Gift of Alois Fabian
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3405
Description

The single strand is made of cylindrical millefiori-like beads that are slightly bent. The beads have a dark blue field with starburst-like shapes in combinations of red, yellow, white and dark blue.