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Native American Artist

Necklace, c. 1915
Silver (Metal)
14 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 3/8 in. (36.2 x 5.72 x 0.95 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Metalworking
Credit Line: Gift of an unknown donor
Accession Number: P8300
Necklace made of heavy silver beads. 34 of these beads have a silver and turquoise medallion attached. A large silver and turquoise pendant hangs from bottom. The pendants is two concentric open circles with 4 pieces of turquoise inlay.

Related Objects
P1406-P1409 have no cards. Could bow guards P8303 and P8304 and necklace 8300 be any of those numbers? They are in the same grouping as necklace P1408.

Note written on pink paper reads, "Necklace w/turquoise / c. 1915".

Kathleen Howe, Nuance of Sky: Edgar Heap of Birds Invites Spirit Objects to Join His Art Practice (Claremont: Pomona College Museum of Art, 2013), 24 illustrated/color.

  • Overall Dimensions: 14 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 3/8 in. (36.2 x 5.72 x 0.95 cm)

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  • Nuance of Sky. Nuance of Sky Pomona College Museum of Art. Claremont, 2013
    Page Number: 24

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