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1920

  • Work on this object ended.

1931

  • We acquired this object.

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2021

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Necklace (South Africa), late 19th–early 20th century

This is a Necklace. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is glass beads, metal fasteners and its technique is woven. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 5.1 x 54 cm (2 x 21 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Necklace (South Africa), late 19th–early 20th century; glass beads, metal fasteners; H x W: 5.1 x 54 cm (2 x 21 1/4 in.); Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-25-7

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