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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, South Africa, Xhosa peoples, Late 19th century

Dimensions

Diameter: 177.8 mm (7 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1201

Medium or Technique

Glass beads and string

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads