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African Art
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Necklace with Circular Pendants

20th century

Metal (polyhedral beads) and string

16 in. (40.64 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2012.86.28
Geography: 
Made in Kenya
Made in Ethiopia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Gabra
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin in 1986-1987 in Kenya while treking with Gabra women nomads
Donated by Labelle Prussin to Yale University Art Gallery in 2012

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