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African Art
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Necklace

18th–20th century

Silver and amber

beads: 12 in. (30.48 cm) chain not clasped: 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2012.86.20
Geography: 
Country Niger
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
18th–20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin in 1974 in Niger
Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2012

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.