Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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watch fob
  • Yavapai peoples
  • watch fob, late 1800s–1922
  • Where object was made: Prescott, Arizona?, United States
  • horse hair, metal, weaving, incising
  • Object Length/Width: 21 x 4.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 8 1/4 x 1 3/4 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6541

The watch fob is made of white, dark brown, and light colored horse hair woven in a geometric design. It is short and rectangular. One end has a brown tassel the other a short loop. The silver colored metal disc in the center has a bird on one side and a swastika on the other.