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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plateau 318 Salish 189
Descriptions
brass 1442 conch 12 deer hide 193 shell 87 glass beads 689
Names
necklace 239
Dimensions:
L: 29 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Shell necklace consisting of a double strand of red/orange white hearts (1/8" in size) with brass beads (same size) in an 8" length at the middle and another 5" length toward the bottom. There is one large pink clam shell (diameter 3") medallion toward the bottom, having two brass "washers" attached with two tiny brass beads at the center of the shell. Four strands of brass and red/orange white-hearts hand freely at the bottom. Hide spacers and blue beads are used between sections. There is a white hide lacing tied onto the middle.
Accession Number:
NA.203.937

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.


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