Necklace

1971.12.0007

Photo of Necklace

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Necklace   (1971.12.0007)
Classification Personal Artifacts : Adornment : Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, East, Kenya
Period/Date Nationalist, 1940– 1960
Culture Wakamkoa
Location On Exhibitin the Central Core exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 56.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.3 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 106 g
Measuring Remarks D2 is the width of the longest horn.
Materials Animal--Horn, Plant--Seed
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information Dark Brown (5 Y R 2/2) -ns White ( N 9) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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