String of beads (3) - Coconut shell - Nigeria

Description
String of beads (3) - Coconut shell - Nigeria
2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Two ropes of coconutshell discs used as beads in jewelry in West-Africa.
Well-used with nice shiny patina.
Smaller rope; regular discs of 1mm thick and between 13 and 18mm wide.
Longer rope; irregular discs of 1 to 2 mm thick and between 15 and 20 mm wide.
Middle sized rope has coconutdiscs in size inbetween the previous ropes.

Lot details
Total nr of items
3
Object
String of beads
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Coconut shell
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
1×15×400 mm
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