Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Collar (Ingqosha)

Date:
ca. 1870
Geography:
South Africa
Culture:
Xhosa or Mfengu peoples
Medium:
Sinew, glass beads, button
Dimensions:
L. 18 in. (45.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Beadwork
Credit Line:
Gift of James J. and Gladys W. Strain, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.408.2
Not on view
Stokes Collection, Chicago; [Gary van Wyk, Axis Gallery, New York]; James J. and Gladys W. Strain, Riverdale, NY, until 2005

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