Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded necklace with flower pendant
  • unknown Ojibwe (Ojibwa) maker
  • beaded necklace with flower pendant, late 1800s–1993
  • buckskin, metal, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 35.5 x 4.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 14 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1742

The flat red beaded necklace has an interrupted line of light blue. The snap closure is sewn into buckskin circles with red beaded border. The sliding pendant hangs from a beaded loop. A red flower with a thick green border and yellow center is stitched to the buckskin. The loop is red with a center line of green.