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Pendant

Museum number:
5-13348
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21050013348
Alternate number:
JC131 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.3332
Object count:
1
Description:
Pendant (Ga-ha-so-hi-sa-garet). Two pieces of dik-dik horn and chunk of incense (?) on wire. Length: 4.0 cm; width: 2.0 cm.
Donor:
University Research Expeditions Program
Collection place:
Gob Ore, Kenya
Verbatim coll. place:
Kenya; Gob Ore; Rendille
Culture or time period:
Rendille
Collector:
Jean Colvin and University Research Expeditions Program
Taxon:
Madoqua
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Context of use:
Worn by children. Hangs from necklace. Made by women and men.
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
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