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Animal fetish

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Snake shaped fetish. Discolored white beads with red and green embellishment. Larger yellow, blue and red beads at tail.

Provenance

After 1972, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson at Quintana gallery, Portland, Oregon; 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson

Native American, 20th century

Dimensions

Length: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.398

Medium or Technique

Animal skin, beads, metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles