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Necklace

Object Number:97-84-1962
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cree
Provenience: Canada
Manitoba
Near Red River
Culture Area: Subarctic Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Skin
Tooth
Metal
Pigment
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1962 - Old Museum Number
17906 - ANSP Number
II 796 - Gottschall Number

Description

Buckskin-covered rolls set with animal teeth. Strap pendant, hung with two rows of cut buckskin with tinklers. Painted in red, green, and blue. Double roll for neck.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 796View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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