Finger ring

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Culture/People
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Qualla Arts & Crafts Mutual (Qualla Arts & Crafts Cooperative/Qualla Arts & Crafts Coop/Qualla Crafts), 1946-
Object Name
Finger ring
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, metal wire, thread
Techniques
Loom beadwork
Dimensions
0.8 x 2.0 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
North Carolina; USA
Date created
1964-1965
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Qualla Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Cherokee, North Carolina) in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/871
Barcode
260871.000
See related items
Eastern Band of Cherokee
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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