Necklaces made and worn by elders around the neck. White beads are an imitation of ostrich egg shells beads strung on fiber from tapoyo tree bark.


  • Title: Necklaces
  • Location: Kenya
  • Rights: National Museums of Kenya
  • Medium: Ostrich eggshell,hide
  • Photographer: GibsPhotography
  • Local Name: Sum
  • Community: Pokot
  • Collection Date: 1971-07-31
  • Collected By: E.J.Brown

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