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Plains Indian Museum

Plateau 318 Salish 189
brass 1442 conch 12 deer hide 193 shell 87 glass beads 689
necklace 239
L: 29 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
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.
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As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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