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Necklace

Single strand of irregular, disc-shaped turquoise showing dark gray matrices. Central rectangular, stamped brass element with round-set turquoise on four sides. Stamped brass cylinder elements toward neckclasp, which is of brass cones.

Inscription

Marks

Marked on both ends near clasp: A [with a cross attached to the top]

Provenance

Purchased from the artist by Mrs. Morgan K. Smith in 1990. Given to the Museum in 1992.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Morgan K. Smith

Native American (Santo Domingo Pueblo), 1990

Object Place for Label

Santo Domingo, New Mexico, United States

Object Place

Santo Domingo, New Mexico, United States

Accession Number

1992.280

Medium or Technique

Sleeping beauty turquoise, brass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands