Maasai Necklace SB.1.61

SB.1.61

Head ornament

Head necklace. Pokot. Maasai. Kenya. No 72. XI.FE.1. Original list: "Pokot. Maasai. Head ornament. Leather, brass. Woman, girl". Head necklace characterized by two spiral brass discs, suspended at the ends of a leather strap. The strap is reinforced with copper wire and vegetable fiber. Ornaments of this type were worn by women. [Two spiral discs of brass hanging at the tips of a leather strip. Vegetable fiber and copper wire. Worn by women or girls]

Category: Necklace

Material: Leather, brass, plant fiber.

Location: Kenya

Dimensions in Centimeters:

Length: 17

Width: .6

Height: 34

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum

Maasai Necklace SB.1.61

SB.1.61

Head ornament

Head necklace. Pokot. Maasai. Kenya. No 72. XI.FE.1. Original list: "Pokot. Maasai. Head ornament. Leather, brass. Woman, girl". Head necklace characterized by two spiral brass discs, suspended at the ends of a leather strap. The strap is reinforced with copper wire and vegetable fiber. Ornaments of this type were worn by women. [Two spiral discs of brass hanging at the tips of a leather strip. Vegetable fiber and copper wire. Worn by women or girls]

Category: Necklace

Material: Leather, brass, plant fiber.

Location: Kenya

Dimensions in Centimeters:

Length: 17

Width: .6

Height: 34

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum