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Fly whisk (chauries) of split pandanus. Beadwork handle in blue and white diamond design with black borders, black, white and green bands; courie shells depend from head of handle; polychrome bead loop from base.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

North African, probably Egyptian,

Object Place

North Africa, probably Egypt

Dimensions

63 cm (24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.474

Medium or Technique

Beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes