Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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men's arm ornament
  • unknown Maasai maker
  • men's arm ornament, late 1800s–1968
  • Where object was made: Kenya
  • leather, beading, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width: 42 x 7.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 16 1/2 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of Karen Sueetta Joyce
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0854
Label Text

Two beaded leather bands are connected by a wider beaded leather strip. It has orange, blue, white, yellow, green, and red beads.