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Blue and White Beaded Collar

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Provenance

2000, puchased from Ms. Deborah Stokes by James, Gladys, and Jamie Strain

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain

African, Mfengu peoples, South Africa, 20th century, 20th century

Object Place for Label

South Africa

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.7 x 21.6 cm (2 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1205

Medium or Technique

Glass beads, buttons and string

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads