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ketoh (wrist guard)
  • Diné (Navajo) peoples
  • ketoh (wrist guard), late 1800s–1963
  • Where object was made: Southwestern United States
  • leather, buckskin, silver, turquoise, coral
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.5 x 9 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1919
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The dark brown leather cuff has a buckskin tie. There is a very large silver rectangle, with fan-like embellishments on the long sides around clusters of turquoise and coral.