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Old-style tab necklace

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Eight-strand necklace of white shell beads with flat "tabs" inlaid with turquoise and red stones.

Provenance

Angie Reano Owen; Daphne Farago, September 14, 1993 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Native American (Santo Domingo Pueblo), about 1993

Object Place

Santo Domingo, New Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 48.3 x 8.9 x 1.3 cm (19 x 3 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.408

Medium or Technique

Shell, turquoise, other stones

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands