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20th century
African
beads, metal, string
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circa 1850
Songye; Kalebwe
wood, vegetable fiber, animal skin, glass, beads, seed pod, metal, calabash, kaolin (white clay), and resin
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circa 1950
Kuba
wool cloth, raffia, leather, glass beads and shells
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circa 1950
Kuba
glass beads, shells, cloth, natural fibers and pigment
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circa 1920
Kuba
raffia cloth, thread, cowrie shells and glass beads
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circa 1910
Temne
wood and glass beads
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circa 1950
Kuba
glass beads, shells and leather
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19th century
Tibetan
turquoise, coral and dzi beads
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19th century
Tibetan
turqoise, coral and dzi beads
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19th century
Tibetan
faceted coral beads with silver and coral clasp
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Early to mid-20th century
Kongo
wood with beads, cloth and twine
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circa 1890
Luba
wood, beads, cotton cloth, and string
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