Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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necklace
  • Urarina peoples
  • necklace, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • seeds, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width: 25 x 9 cm
    Object Length/Width: 9 13/16 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5118
Description

The single strand of twisted plant fiber has five large black seeds and one very large round brown seed.