Giriyama Necklace SB.1.96

SB.1.96

Necklace

Necklace. Giriyama. Kenya. No 40. XII.I.2 Metallic necklace in copper and brass, partially patinated with metallic soap (green coloring) and characterized by a band of beads strung on plant cord as well as by fringes in chains. The necklace also shows, towards the back, two longer chains adorned with coins / These coins are respectively dated from 1936, 1937, 1941, 1955 and 1963. Cf. "A Giriyama girl" in Fedders, Salvadori. 1980: 140.

Category: Necklace

Material: Copper alloy, beads, brass chains, coins. Brass: chains. Plant fiber.

Location: Kenya

Dimensions in Centimeters:

Length: 30

Width: 27

Height: 1

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum

Giriyama Necklace SB.1.96

SB.1.96

Necklace

Necklace. Giriyama. Kenya. No 40. XII.I.2 Metallic necklace in copper and brass, partially patinated with metallic soap (green coloring) and characterized by a band of beads strung on plant cord as well as by fringes in chains. The necklace also shows, towards the back, two longer chains adorned with coins / These coins are respectively dated from 1936, 1937, 1941, 1955 and 1963. Cf. "A Giriyama girl" in Fedders, Salvadori. 1980: 140.

Category: Necklace

Material: Copper alloy, beads, brass chains, coins. Brass: chains. Plant fiber.

Location: Kenya

Dimensions in Centimeters:

Length: 30

Width: 27

Height: 1

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum