Necklace, Chippewa Indians, USA, c. 1801-1920

Made:
1801-1920 in Great Plains and United States

Amuletic necklace consisting of 18 teeth interspersed with red glass beads on cloth band, associated with Chippewa Indians of North America, 1801-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A655960
Materials:
cloth, twisted, glass, beads, teeth
type:
necklace
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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