Necklace

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Culture/People
probably Pueblo (attributed)
Previous owner
Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Carter/Ernest Sigmund Schickler), Non-Indian, 1922-2009
Eloise L. Carter (Eloise [Ellie] Leona Carter/Mrs. Ernest S. Carter), Non-Indian
Donor
Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Carter/Ernest Sigmund Schickler), Non-Indian, 1922-2009
Eloise L. Carter (Eloise [Ellie] Leona Carter/Mrs. Ernest S. Carter), Non-Indian
Object Name
Necklace
Media/Materials
Shell beads, turquoise, cordage
Techniques
Strung
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Taos; Taos County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Schickler, 1922-2009) and Eloise L. Carter (photographers of Native American petroglyphs and pictographs, and MAI research associates between 1964-1976); donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Ernest S. Carter in 1971.
Catalog Number
24/4232
Barcode
244232.000
See related items
Pueblo
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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