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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
fur 151 metal tubes brass beads 27 feather fluffs 49 abalone shell 4 cotton twine 51 tanned hide 570 glass beads 689 human hair 30
Names
necklace 239
Date:
ca. 1900
Dimensions:
L: 24 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Necklace, broken into two (2) parts. Human hair braided, some portions with light blue glass beads wrapped on ends of braids, cotton string through long metal tubes, along with fur bits in sections, abalone disk in the center tied with tanned hide strips; some portions have dyed feather fluffs tied to ends.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1570

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