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Necklace

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Native Name:
シトキ
タマサイ
Object Number:
A387
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Ainu
Provenience:
Japan
Rubeshibe
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Metal
Glass
Porcelain
Description:
Tama-say (タマサイ). A bead necklace worn by Ainu women for formal occasions. Includes an ornamental plaque known as a sitoki (シトキ).
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Hiram M. Hiller

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Ainu Bunka Shinkō Kenkyū Suishin Kikō. 2008. アイヌの工芸 : ペンシルバニア大学考古学人類学博物館ヒラーコレクション = Ainu collections : University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Hiller Collections. : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 12 pg. 20
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