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Panels of white beads with colored bead butterflies, vase of flowers, and birds, connected by double string of white beads. Gilt clasp.

Provenance

Collection of Mrs. Clement S. Houghton by 1926; to MFA October 7, 1926, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Clement S. Houghton

Native American (possibly Iroquois), about 1800

Object Place

Northeast, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. (26.7 x 18.4 cm)

Accession Number

26.169

Medium or Technique

Glass beads and string

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands