Turkana Necklace

SB.1.133

Necklace

Ornamental apron. Samburu. Turkana, Kenya. No 21. XIV.BA.3. Original list: "Samburu. Turkana. Neclklace. Leather, beads. Woman, girl". Ornamental apron formed of a long vertical strip of leather covered with a multitude of small orange, yellow and black glass beads (more rarely, red, blue and green) assembled in geometric patterns: hourglasses and interlocking triangles.

Category: Necklace

Material: Leather. Glass beads. Cotton

Location: Kenya

Size in Centimeters:

Length: 52

Width: 13

Height: .5

Other dim .: Original list: W: 0.5 H: 52L: 13

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum

Turkana Necklace

SB.1.133

Necklace

Ornamental apron. Samburu. Turkana, Kenya. No 21. XIV.BA.3. Original list: "Samburu. Turkana. Neclklace. Leather, beads. Woman, girl". Ornamental apron formed of a long vertical strip of leather covered with a multitude of small orange, yellow and black glass beads (more rarely, red, blue and green) assembled in geometric patterns: hourglasses and interlocking triangles.

Category: Necklace

Material: Leather. Glass beads. Cotton

Location: Kenya

Size in Centimeters:

Length: 52

Width: 13

Height: .5

Other dim .: Original list: W: 0.5 H: 52L: 13

Stéphane Brosset Collection Museum