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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Aguilar, Tony Pueblo 29 Santo Domingo 4
Descriptions
turquoise 308 abalone 33 brass 1442 shell 87 epoxy copper 405 clam 2
Names
necklace 239
Subjects
shell 4
Dimensions:
L: 15 in, width: 4 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Shell pendant covered with turquoise, shell and metal hung from string of turquoise and brass heishi beads. Stripe of brass and copper triangles inlaid between turquoise areas across middle of shell. Abalone and clamshell pieces along bottom edge of shell. Clasp is a hook and eye of brass.
Accession Number:
NA.203.962

Not currently on display

Virtual Exhibits

Adornment in the West: Turquoise & Silver
Adornment in the West: Turquoise & Silver - Curated by Marguerite House


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