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Necklace

Museum number:
9-10983
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
234 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2696
Object count:
1
Description:
jewelry, women’s; mother-of-pearl, brass, turquoise, coral, thread; worn anytime by women as ornament; hung form beaded necklace, over right breast
Donor:
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ready, Jr. Fund
Collection place:
Tibet
Verbatim coll. place:
Tibet
Collection date:
October 1969
Materials:
Brass (alloy)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
November 11, 1970
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
length 46 centimeters
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