Strand of Adiagba Beads

Object Name: 
Strand of Adiagba Beads

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Object Name: 
Strand of Adiagba Beads
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Accession Number: 
Overall W: 4.8 cm, D: 2.7 cm
On Display
about 1901-1950
Primary Description: 
Yellow, olive green glass; Adiagba - elliptical shape with yellow core; three have eye spots in olive green and dark rings and bands (four spots per bead). One bead has no eyes but an overall pattern of black wavy lines, Krobo people
Lamb, Alastair, Former Collection
Krobo Powder-Glass Beads (1976-04) illustrated, pp. 36-37, top right, fig. 16; BIB# AI14479