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Necklace, ca. 1900

  • North American, Native American

Beads and plant fiber

  • Overall (outside diameter and length): 1/2 × 33 1/4 inches (1.3 × 84.5 cm) Overall (length of fringe): 1 inches (2.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase



Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) 1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

North American, Native American, Necklace, ca. 1900, beads and plant fiber. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.597.