Beaded Ornament

Xhosa peoples
20th century


Object Place: South Africa

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 19.1 cm (3 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1204

Medium or Technique

Beads, safety pin, and string

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

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