Arts of Africa
19th century or earlier
17 x 6 x 2 in. (43.2 x 15.3 x 5.1 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Drs. John I. and Nicole Dintenfass
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Dogon ?. Beaded Necklace, 19th century or earlier. Ceramic, 17 x 6 x 2 in. (43.2 x 15.3 x 5.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Drs. John I. and Nicole Dintenfass, 1994.182.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1994.182.6.jpg)
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One hundred strands of ridged tubular terracotta beads strung with a synthetic (plastic?) thread. CONDITION: Overall surface dirt. Arrived at Museum wrapped with a 3" wide piece of brown paper and string at one end to hold bundle together.
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