Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Country Unknown
  • bead, late 1800s–2007
  • metal, glass, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 3.5 x 2.25 x 2.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/8 x 7/8 x 1 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0209

This is a large oval, hollow metal (possibly brass) bead with an incised floral design. It features one dome-shaped faceted glass piece secured with six prongs.