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beads made from recycled glass
  • unknown Hausa-Fulani maker
  • beads made from recycled glass, 1980
  • Where object was made: Kano, Nigeria
  • glass, cotton
  • Object Length/Width: 42.5 x 6 cm
    Object Length/Width: 16 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Professor Beverly Mack
  • On view: 20/21 Gallery, 405, Metal Drawer 4
  • 2011.0171

Necklace of large green glass beads strung on a cotton string. The beads are irregularly shaped and sized, and the glass is foggy.