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Necklace with turtle pendant  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "1967-1969"

Duffy Wilson (Wilmer Francis Wilson/Segwoi-Don-Kwe), Tuscarora/Cayuga, 1925-2002

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1967-1969

Materials:

Cow horn, commercial leather thong

Techniques:

Carved, incised, drilled

Dimensions:

49.4 x 3.1 x 1.3 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Iroquois, Native Americans, North America, Northeast, Tuscarora, Woodlands

City:

Tuscarora Reservation

County:

Niagara County

State:

New York

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased from Buffalo Museum of Science Museum Shop (Buffalo, New York) by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1969; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_272436

Catalog Number:

25/6553

Album Name:

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