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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Southern Plains 72
Descriptions
cotton thread 6 glass beads 689 shell beads 4 cotton twine 51 cotton cloth 39
Names
necklace 239
Date:
ca. 1900-1940
Dimensions:
L: 13.5 in, Diameter: 3 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:
Cotton twine and possibly cotton cloth serve as the base for necklace that has two layers of beads woven over and around base. Cotton twine braided at top for ties. Contrasting white pony and shell beads, and red (coral color) square cut beads giving the look of two red and two white stripes. Few blue and white Venetian beads mixed in with white beads. Substantial/heavy.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1635

Not currently on display


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