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'Obolio' Necklace - Turkana People, Kenya

Price: $395.00

Title: Necklace - ‘Obolio’

Material: Glass beads, animal hide and string

People: Turkana

Country: Kenya

Description: This necklace would have been worn
by a young Turkana girl indicating that she was of
the age, or available for marriage. Turkana men
say of a lovely woman, ‘It is the things she wears
that make her beautiful’ - Africa Adorned

Necklace dimensions: 14 1/2" height x 9" width x 1/2" depth x 24" inner circumference
White pendant dimensions: 7 1/2" height x 3" circular diameter

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