Gorget set

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Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Artist/Maker
attributed to Hickman Thomas, Mississippi Choctaw, b. ca. 1874
Previous owner
Jim Tubby, Mississippi Choctaw, ca. 1867-1935
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Gorget set
Media/Materials
German silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy), glass bead/beads, twine/string
Techniques
Hammered, embossed, soldered, strung
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term
i nu tci'
Place
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created
circa 1900
Collection History
Collected from Jim Tubby (Mississippi Choctaw, ca. 1867-1935) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/9078
Barcode
019078.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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