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String of Aggrey Beads

20th century

Aggrey beads and string

10 in. (25.4 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2012.86.1
Geography: 
Ghana
or geography Venice, Italy
Culture: 
Italian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin 1961-1962 in Ghana; Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2012; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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