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Object description

  • Plains artist
  • Necklace, mid-late 19th century
  • Copper, glass, leather
  • Great Plains, United States
  • L: 17 3/4 in, W: 4 in (L: 45.1 cm, W: 10.2 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. Harry L. Damon, 1965
  • E23965


This is a breast ornament made out of five loops of rawhide covered with white beads. In the middle of each loop are three copper beads with sections of red glass beads at each side. On the lowest loop is a pendant of red glass beads.