Lemko Style Necklace | Western Ukraine


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Origin: Ukraine
Condition: very good; restrung on new hemp threads; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements: Longest strand is approximately 19″ including looped ends (not including ribbon)
Additional Notes: Traditional style necklace from western Ukraine made from a mix of antique and contemporary glass beads. Seven strands of red beads with a mix of other beads distributed throughout. In the final photo, the necklace is shown together with a book showing historic examples of similar necklaces from the Lemko ethnic group once living in the border regions of Ukraine, Poland, and Slovakia. Length adjustable by red ribbon tie.

Additional information

Weight .5 lbs