Rosary Beads

1942.03.0001

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Artifact Identification Rosary Beads   (1942.03.0001)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Symbols
  4. :
  5. Belief Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Taisho Period (1912-1926), 1914 CE
Culture Japanese
Location On Exhibitin the East Asia exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 38.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) .4 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 16 g
Measuring Remarks The length includes the green tassels. The length without the green tassels is 22.6. D2 is the width of largest bead.
Materials Glass, Textile--Silk
Manufacturing Processes Glass blowing, Stringing
Munsell Color Information Black (N0.75/ 0.9%R) -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 Gift of Carolyn Wicker
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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