Bracelet

Image 1 for Bracelet
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Bracelet
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Bracelet
Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Artist/Maker
Elsie Willis Jim (Mrs. Vernon Jim), Mississippi Choctaw, 1920-2006
IACB source
Choctaw Craft Association (Choctaw Craft Association)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Bracelet
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, metal jewelry findings, thread
Techniques
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork
Dimensions
8 x 4.1 x 0.4 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Pearl River Community, Choctaw Reservation; 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
25/8792
Barcode
258792.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement