Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded headband
  • unknown Maasai maker
  • beaded headband, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: Kenya
  • beads, plant fiber
  • Object Diameter: 18 cm
    Object Diameter: 7 1/16 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0922

Beads of red, white, orange, green, blue, and black are strung on plant fiber and wrapped around a ring of an undetermined material.