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beaded woman
  • Mamie Mitchell
    born: Mesquakie settlement, Iowa, United States ; died: United States
  • beaded woman, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • beading
  • Object Height/Width: 6.5 x 3 cm height includes beaded loop
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/2 x 1 1/8 in Height includes beaded loop
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1733

The beaded female figure has light orange beads for a face and hands and black hair. The figure has a multi-colored beaded loop. She has a light blue beaded skirt with black beads at the junction points and white at the bottom edge.