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Cut Shell Pendant: Lizard, c. 700-900
4 5/8 x 11/16 x 3/16 in. (11.75 x 1.75 x 0.48 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Cutting and carving
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P3861
Convex shell, perforation in head. Conventionalized representation. Haliotus shell. Santa Cruz phase. Length ranges 9.5-11.5 cm.

shell (Haliotus)

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P38621, P3862, P3863, P4036 and P5468 are shelved together. Four of them are mostly-whole, thin yellow shells cut as reptile (?) effigies; many broken piece may be the fifth number. Three of the four whole objects are fixed down to a piece of white felt.

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