Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Urarina maker
  • necklace, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • plant fiber, piri-piri seeds, beads
  • Object Length/Width: 33 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 13 x 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5136

The single strand of beads is interspersed with small brown seeds. The segments of the necklace have beads in dark blue, white and pink.