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
  • ocelot or monkey teeth, beads, seeds, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width: 33 x 10 cm
    Object Length/Width: 13 x 3 7/8 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5133
Description

The single strand necklace has pink beads on one half and white beads on the other, interspersed with small brown seeds and teeth.