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Necklace

19th–20th century

Silver, green stones (possibly agate), and beads

8 3/4 in. (22.23 cm)
Gift of Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973
2012.86.53
Geography: 
Mauritania
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Purchased by Labelle Prussin in 2004 in Mauritania
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.