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Object Number:38-8-30
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Native American
Provenience: Great Plains (Plain)
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Bead
Tin
Feather
Length: 10.8 cm
Width: 8.89 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Rodman Wanamaker III, 1938

Description

Navel-cord amulet. Lizard form. Buckskin; back solidly beaded, mottled with median barred stripe, blue and yellow; legs and tail, bead-wrapped, ending in metal cones and dyed feathers.

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