Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • 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
Description

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.