Neck ornament

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Registration number
1069
Item name
Neck ornament 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Africa > Southern Africa unspecified
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Australian Board of Missions 
Raw material
seed beads
Dimensions
H: W: 15 mm L: 370 mm D: Circum:

Description

Old catalogue card (OCC): this is a prettily made necklace (or forehead band) made of seven rows of very small beads - white, blue & pink - interrupted every 2 1/4inches by vertical 1/4inch bands of red beads. There are two fairly long pendants of single strings of blue beads.

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