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Ornament

Object Number:48-29-96A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Section:African
Materials:Glass
Fiber
Length: 42 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Presbyterian Board of Missions, 1948

Description

Worn with Delta bloomer costume.

A-C: One long and two short red bead necklaces.

D,E: Pair gilded metal drop earings.

F,G: Necklaces of small gilded glass beads.

I.e., according to label. Blackman in The Fellah in of Upper Egypt does not mention any "Delta bloomer costume"

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