Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Lakota maker
  • necklace, 1861–1889
  • Where object was made: Fort Yates, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • glass beads
  • Object Length: 58 cm
    Object Length: 22 13/16 in
  • Gift of H. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1754

The long single strand of large dark blue faceted beads is strung on a thick yarn.