Earrings

Date created
circa 1900
Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Artist/Maker
attributed to Hickman Thomas, Mississippi Choctaw, b. ca. 1874
Previous owner
Margaret Adams, Mississippi Choctaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Collection History
Collected from Margaret Adams (Mississippi Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Place
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
1/9088
Barcode
019088.000
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term
hak sa bis ta ga le
Object Name
Earrings
Media/Materials
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy), silver
Techniques
Cut, cutout, soldered
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64bf42759-78f2-4345-a34b-31040e7f2c62
Record ID
NMAI_20476