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Composite belt made of rock hyrax (Heterohyrax brucei?) digit bones linked by two rows of blue glass beads- one-bead-spaces, threaded on leather.
Height: 23 centimetres
Length: 71 centimetres (extended)
Width: 23 centimetres
Depth: 2.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Composite belt made of digit bones linked by 2 rows of blue beads- one-bead-spaces, threaded on leather.
38. Digit bones bleong to rock hyrax (Procaria brucii maculata).
35-41. TURKANA, KENYA
Register entry " (Procaria brucii maculata)" not viable; species and subspecies since reclassified, so this is probably the yellow spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Register 1947:
Collected by the late C W Hobley, CMG, probably all between 1890 and 1910 by which date he had formed his "museum".
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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