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Necklace

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Object Number:97-84-1470
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Shell
Glass
Abalone
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1470 - Old Museum Number
18437 - ANSP Number
II 893 - Gottschall Number

Description

Dentalium shell strung between groups of red, black, and blue heads or large white cylindrical beads. Abalone shell plaque on end.

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 893View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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