• Format/Object name:

    Necklace with pendant and earrings

  • Date created:


  • Artists/Makers:

    Vernon Begaye (VAB/Vernon A. Begaye/Vernon Begay), Diné (Navajo), b. 1965

  • Place:

    Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Silver, coral, mother-of-pearl, metal cones

  • Techniques:

    Cast, hammered, channel inlay, mosaic inlay, strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop (Washington, DC) in 1988; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

  • Dimensions:

    40.1 x 4 x 1.8 cm

  • Catalog number:


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