necklace (neck ornament (personal adornment))

Small necklace (Bedamuni: pŏpia). A small necklace of alternating red and white seeds, worn by both sexes. The necklace consists of red seeds (pŏpia, Erythrina sp) and broken white seeds (nan̆ya, Job’s Tears, Coix lacryma-jobi). This necklace was made by Keketame, from whom it was bought.

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