Bead belt made by Asekon women at Morulem. The belt is worn all the time a round their waist to hold up aprons. The leather is cow skin and the beads are from a local shop at Loher.


  • Title: Bead belt
  • Location: Kenya
  • Rights: National Museums of Kenya
  • Medium: Beads & Hide
  • Photographer: Gibsphotography
  • Local Name: Aruba
  • Community: Turkana
  • Collection Date: 1970-05-28
  • Collected By: M.D.Gwynne

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