Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • Africa
  • necklace, late 1800s–1981
  • beads, string
  • Object Diameter: 24 cm
    Object Diameter: 9 7/16 in
  • Gift of Alois Fabian
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3409
Description

The single strand is made of cylindrical beads. They have a yellow field with millefiori-like flower designs in dark blue, red and white. The yellow field is broken up with black lines around each flower shape.