Necklace

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Niuam (Comanche)
Artist/Maker
Lahoma Tahquechi Tahchawwickah (Lahoma Louise Tahquechi Tahchawwickah), Niuam (Comanche), 1945-2013
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)
Object Name
Necklace
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork
Dimensions
73.0 x 1.2 x 0.5 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created
1962-1963
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Anadarko, Oklahoma) in 1963; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1814
Barcode
261814.000
See related items
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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