Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Plains maker
  • necklace, 1950–1962
  • Where object was made: Oklahoma, United States
  • buckskin, beading
  • Object Length/Width: 40 x 4.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 15 3/4 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gene and Shirley Thomas
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0301

Necklace made from a single narrow strip of light colored buckskin. The pendant is a small buckskin pouch, seams wrapped with buckskin and ends left to dangle. Stripes of dark blue, medium blue and white at bottom of strip. Diamond in same colors on front of pouch.