University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF2230
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Akamba
Provenience: Kenya
British East Africa
Ukamba
Section:African
Materials:Brass
Fiber
Length: 500 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lawson S. Propst and William Wight, 1916

Description

Six strands of heavy brass beads strung on card. Note on label of 2230: "Very old ornament, never worn now, made from brass wire flattened out and cut off in lengths and bent into links ( sic)." Note on 2241 and 2242.


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