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beaded neck ring
  • Numakiki (Mandan) peoples
  • beaded neck ring, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Great Plains
  • buckskin, beading
  • Object Diameter: 14.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 5 11/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1522

The stuffed buckskin necklace gives the appearance of two stacked rings. It is beaded with diagonal lines of white and dark blue. It has a buckskin tie closure.