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Culture/People
Cherokee
Artist/Maker
Don Morse Smith (Lelooska), Cherokee descent, 1933-1996
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Pendant
Media/Materials
Elk antler, abalone/haliotis shell
Techniques
Carved, incised, inlaid
Dimensions
12.5 x 6.5 x 2 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Ariel; Cowlitz County; Washington; USA (inferred)
Date created
1965
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/6276
Barcode
256276.000
See related items
Cherokee
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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