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beaded collar
  • unknown Apache or Mojave maker
  • beaded collar, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • beading
  • Object Height/Width: 23 x 51 cm
    Object Height/Width: 9 1/16 x 20 1/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2001

Wide collar made of beads strung together in a net-like fashion. The overall design is four bands, defined by white lines, with a white zig zag in each band, and dark blue triangles. The beaded fringe around the wide end has larger round white beads at the ends.