Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Mexico
  • necklace, 1989
  • Where object was made: Tlacolula de Matamoros, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • beads, monofilament, metal
  • Object Length/Width: 35 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 13 3/4 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5218

The single strand of black faceted beads is strung on fishing line. It has a gold colored metal clasp.

It was worn by Valley Zapotec women.