ornaments (personal adornment)

Vegetable fibre thread strung with four wooden carved ornaments in a cylindrical shape. One of these has reptile skin glued and sewn onto the outer surface.
Label: Three of the wooden ornaments have small paper labels glued to them displaying the numbers 6, 5 and 4.

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