University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 82-16-2A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Greater Southwest
Maker: Fat Deysee
Date Made: 1890-1900
Early Date: 1890
Late Date: 1900
Section:American
Materials:Turquoise
Coral
Shell
Credit Line:Gift of Charles Frank, 1982

Description

Triple strand necklace composed of large pale blue and green turquoises from the Cerrillos mine, interspersed with small shell beads, terminating in a four strand jocla of coral, turqioise and shell.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Washburn, Dorothy K. 1995. Living in Balance. The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo and Apache. 79 pages.View Objects cited in this Publication

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