Necklace, amuletic, comprising 14 teeth, 8 blue be

Made:
1900-1920 in South Africa

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Necklace, amuletic, comprising 14 teeth, 8 blue beads, 6 transparent beads and 8 shell beads, all threaded on string, Kaffir, South African, 1900-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A657938
Materials:
glass, trade bead, shell, bead, string and tooth
type:
necklace
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
credit:
Sotheby's