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Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Artist/Maker
Emmett York, Mississippi Choctaw, 1904-1971
IACB source
Choctaw Craft Association (Choctaw Craft Association)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Earrings
Media/Materials
Stone, metal jewelry findings
Techniques
Flaked/chipped, glued
Dimensions
3 x 1.75 x 1.5 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Philadelphia; Neshoba County; Mississippi; USA
Date created
1964
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Choctaw Craft Association (Philadelphia, Mississippi) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5200
Barcode
255200.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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