The items of personal adornment on this pathway were created to enhance beauty, show status, and indicate cultural identity.

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Diné (Navajo) artist

Biil (two-panel rug dress), late 19th century

  • Wool, dye
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Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux) artist

Doll, late 19th century

  • Leather, velvet, glass, cotton
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