Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Venezuela
  • necklace, late 1800s–1928
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • teeth, beads, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width: 28.5 x 7.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 11 1/4 x 2 15/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6537

Small teeth are strung on twisted plant fiber. The teeth are graduated in size and have small white beads between. There is one segment of red beads and then a few scattered red and dark blue beads.