Anklet or armlet - ROM2019_17324_5

ROM2019_17324_5

Anklet or armlet

Maker: Unidentified Zulu artist
Medium:Beads
Geography: South Africa
Date: late 19th century
Dimensions:
11.5 cm
Object number: 972.191.18
Not on view
DescriptionArm or leg beaded ornament with button and loop clasp. Made of white, red, and black beads sewn into a circle of vertical stripes. While no specific information was recorded about this piece, Zulu beadwork is generally made by women for personal adornment of both sexes.
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