Beaded Collar

Xhosa peoples
early 20th century


Object Place: South Africa

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 10.8 cm (9 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1202

Medium or Technique

Glass beads, buttons, and string

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

2000, sold by Deborah Stokes to Drs. James and Gladys Strain, New York; 2005, year-end gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2006)

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain