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Necklace

Object Number:45-15-569
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Assiniboine
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Fort Assiniboine
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Glass
Rawhide
Fiber
Brass
Length: 80 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

16 ropes of seed beads, wound on strip of cloth with 5 large brass beads at each end (some are missing). Ropes of varying length, increasing downward, half the rope is yellow, the other half is white with central bar of navy, pink. Probably originally attached to a pair of rawhide strips.

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