Orange and yellow beaded pendant made by Rosebella Omoga. It is not a traditional luo beadwork. It was introduced in Nairobi by an American woman trying to get the women to make beadwork for sale. The design is based on an American and Indian design. It was sold by the maendeleo ya wanawake(women development) group.


  • Title: Pendant
  • Creator: Rosebella Omoga
  • Location: Kenya
  • Rights: National Museums of Kenya
  • Medium: Beads
  • Photographer: Gibsphotography
  • Local Name: Tigo mar ngut
  • Community: Luo
  • Collection Date: 1969-10-21
  • Collected By: Amos Okello Odongo

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more

Flash this QR Code to get the app
Google apps