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String of Koranic Beads

21st century

Beads, silver, and plastic string

8 1/2 × 8 1/4 × 1/4 in. (21.6 × 21 × 0.6 cm)
Gift of Deborah Volberg Pagnotta and Dr. Rachel Volberg in honor of Professor Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973, our tough, brilliant mother
2019.110.55
Geography: 
Country Laayoune, Morocco
Country Smarra, Morocco
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
21st century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Collected by Labelle Prussin, Pomona, NY, between 2006–2007 in Laayoune Morocco; Deborah Volberg Pagnotta, Yorktown Heights, NY and Dr. Rachel Volberg, Northampton, MA; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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