Posted 4 years ago
Thanks to PROFESSORHERITAGE, ELIZABETHAN and KYRATANGO I have a name to start my research. I haD to admit total ignorance about this item. It does have some age. The beads are glass ... 30 strands in the centresection and 20 strands in the side sections. The ivory looking beads are carved and have roundel coverings at both ends.
Length in total is 82 cm or 32 ".
Naga Necklace made of glass beads from the Konyak Tribe, Nagaland, north-eastern part of INDIA. The necklace is known as 'Lickshup' in Konyak tribe dialect. Konyak is a Sino-Tibetan language spoken by the Konyak people of Nagaland, northeastern India.