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  • Venezuela
  • pendant?, late 1800s–1928
  • Where object was made: Venezuela
  • seed, teeth, beads, gum resin
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 3.5 x 5.5 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 1 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 13/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6535

The large, smooth brown nut has a ring of beads around one side in white, red, and black. Two small pointed teeth point outward. There is resin on the back.