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Plains Tribe Artist

Watch Fob, n.d.
8 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (20.64 x 4.45 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Bead weaving
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Jonathan Tibbet
Accession Number: P5275
Rectangular woven beadwork with no backing. Fob is pointed at one end, with beaded strands on other end. Multi-colored geometric pattern. Square weave with single loop fringe, probably made for the tourist trade.

glass beads and cloth

Photographed by R.K. Liu for "The Bead Journal," 11/15/76.

"Tapers to a point by weaving in the outside warp thread on either side, thus decreasing the design by one bead on either side until a point is achieved."

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  • Overall Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (20.64 x 4.45 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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