Herrington: 21st-century Birdman

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Culture/People
Chickasaw
Artist/Maker
Dustin Illetewahke Mater, Chickasaw Nation, b. 1979
Subject
Commander John B. Herrington (John Bennett Herrington), Chickasaw Nation, b. 1958
Title
Herrington: 21st-century Birdman
Object Name
Gorget necklace
Media/Materials
Shell/shells, wooden beads, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Carved, incised, strung
Dimensions
39 x 12 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Ada; Pontotoc County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created
2014
Collection History
NMAI purchase from the artist, 2014.
Catalog Number
26/9323
Barcode
269323.000
See related items
Chickasaw
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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