Object photography

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Object description

  • Nimi'ipuu (Nez Perce) artist
  • Necklace, late 19th century
  • Rawhide, shell, glass
  • Columbia River Plateau, United States
  • L: 7 7/8 in (L: 20.0 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. Harry L. Damon, 1965
  • E23962


This is a necklace made out of five circular rows of shell and black glass beads divided into nine sections by pieces of rawhide. There is a rawhide cord for tying.