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Necklace with mask pendant  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "1964-1966"

Peter John Seeganna (Peter J. Seeganna), Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island], 1938-1974

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1964-1966

Materials:

Silver, commercial leather thong

Techniques:

Hammered

Dimensions:

70.8 x 0.6 x 0.7 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Bering Strait Inupiaq, Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island], Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic

City:

Sitka

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Baranof Island

Archipelago:

Alexander Archipelago

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Acquired by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1966 when the artist was employed during IACB arts and crafts demonstration at Sitka, Alaska; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_273446

Catalog Number:

25/7535

Album Name:

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