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Hair ornament  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "circa 1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1880-1900

Materials:

Glass bead/beads, dentalium shell/shells, brass beads, hide, thread

Techniques:

Strung

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Tlingit

State:

Alaska, British Columbia

Country:

USA, Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from the Fred Harvey Company (Indian arts dealers in the Southwest) in 1917.

Source ID:

NMAI_67634

Catalog Number:

6/3338

Album Name:

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