Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded bracelet
  • unknown Kamba maker
  • beaded bracelet, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: Kenya
  • beads, shell, cotton thread
  • Object Length/Width: 17.5 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 6 7/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0924

This is a bracelet of loomed red, white, blue, and black beads in a rectangular design, with shells on the edges. There is a beaded loop and ball for a clasp.