choker (neck ornament (personal adornment))

Beadwork necklace or choker, poardon, of white black yellow red and blue glass beads threaded in a geometrical pattern into a band terminating at each end in three strands of beads which are bound at the end with black ribbon which is left free at the extreme end to secure at the back of the neck.

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