• Culture/People:

    Assiniboine (Stoney)

  • Object name:

    Choker necklace

  • Date created:

    1870-1900

  • Place:

    Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, brass beads, commercially tanned leather, twine/string, silk ribbon

  • Techniques:

    Bead-wrapped, strung, tied

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frank M. Covert (1858-ca. 1930, a New York dealer); purchased by George Heye in 1906.

  • Catalog number:

    1/276

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