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Wooden prayer beads owned by Suliaman El-Hadi

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Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
El-Hadi, Suliaman, American, 1936 - 1995
Medium
wood , plastic
Dimensions
H x W x D: 24 × 4 1/2 × 3/4 in. (61 × 11.4 × 1.9 cm)
Type
prayer beads
Date
late 20th century
Description
Brown beaded necklace made of 68 round wooden beads. Wood piece with tan tassel at end of necklace. Orange and green wire near tassel.
Topic
African American
Hip hop (Music)
Identity
Religion
Spoken word (Poetry)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Qaddafi El-Hadi in memory of Suliaman El-Hadi
Object number
2014.40.4
Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition
Musical Crossroads
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture