Necklace

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Culture/People
Bush or Western Woods Cree
Previous owner
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Lender
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Seller
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Object Name
Necklace
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, bear claw/claws
Techniques
Strung
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Western Canada; Canada (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, a long-time friend of George Heye); lent to MAI by Joseph Keppler in 1917; purchased by MAI from Joseph Keppler in 1947.
Catalog Number
6/1102
Barcode
061102.000
See related items
Bush or Western Woods Cree
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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