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    • San Carlos Apache Tribe Transit Feasibility Study

    • San Carlos Apache Tribe Transit Feasibility Study
    • Jacobs Engineering Group
    • Highway planning--Arizona--San Carlos Indian Reservation; Roads--Arizona--San Carlos Indian Reservation--Design and construction; Transportation--Arizona--San Carlos Indian Reservation--Planning; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • This title contains one or more publications
    • Artist Beads

    • Artist Beads
    • Holland, Sage
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Bead
    • An assemblage of contemporary glass beads by Sage Holland made in 1993. The top left bead and center bead are "eye beads". The evil eye is a belief that apparently developed around the Mediterranean area in Neolithic times. It holds that a...
    • Peruvian Necklace

    • Peruvian Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • Three "Nueva Cadiz" necklaces. Left: Mixture of mixed glass Nueva Cadiz beads, shell tubes and glass chevrons with a spindle whorl pendant. Center: A necklace of 28 blue glass Nueva Cadiz beads with a drop pendant. The pendant consists of a...
    • Pumtek Bead

    • Pumtek Bead
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Bead
    • These two Pumtek beads show the rare monkey design. The top bead is a cylinder 42mm by 10mm, while the bottom bead is 24mm square. The original Pumtek beads were made by the Pyu People about 1000 years ago. It is the honored bead among the Chin...
    • 1939 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • 1939 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program
    • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    • Flagstaff--History; Powwows--Arizona--Flagstaff; Powwows--Pictorial works; Festivals--Arizona--Flagstaff; Indians of North America--Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America--Social life and customs; Indians of North America--Pictorial works;...
    • Program of events for the annual Flagstaff All-Indian Pow Wow, 1939
    • Artist Bead Necklace

    • Artist Bead Necklace
    • Smircich, James
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • Contempory glass bead necklace in red, white and black made in 1993. James is a founding member of the ISGB (International Society of Glass Bead Makers) and an internationally celebrated teacher of glass bead making.
    • Ancient Egyptian Glass Bead

    • Ancient Egyptian Glass Bead
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Bead
    • An ancient glass bead, possibly from Egypt. It is a furnace-wound black tapered bead with red and white trailed design believed to be from the Islamic Period 622 - 1400.
    • Face Bead

    • Face Bead
    • Allen, Jamey
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Bead
    • A large polymer clay bead (40mm X 31mm) showing 5 rows of male and female faces based on ancient samples found in Syrian and Egyptian cultures. The center row of faces is largest and shows the most detail.
    • Beaded evening bag

    • Beaded evening bag
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts-Personal Gear-Purse, bead
    • Black beaded bag, ornate metal frame, 12 inch chain handle, beaded fringe and tassel.
    • Shell Animal Bead

    • Shell Animal Bead
    • Ancient artist Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Bead
    • An ancient animal shaped bead believed to be a stylized lion handcarved from shell found in Afghanistan. When viewed from the front this lion has a charming smile.
    • Folded Glass Bead

    • Folded Glass Bead
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Bead
    • Folded glass beads like this are specific to the Islamic Period, 622 to 1400. The glass is actually folded over itself to form this type of bead. Usually you can see the fold line.
    • Roman Period Bead

    • Roman Period Bead
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Bead
    • A glass bead from the Roman Period, 63BC - 14AD, probably made in Egypt. It features a band of mosaic glass depicting a double wave of yellow and black.
    • Ancient Glass Disc Bead

    • Ancient Glass Disc Bead
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Bead
    • Green glass disc with three mosaic eye patterns from Egypt made in the Coptic tradition. Coptic refers to the Christian religion of the area. This bead probably dates from 63BC - 1400AD.
    • Folded Bead

    • Folded Bead
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Bead
    • Folded glass beads lilke this are specific to the Islamic Period 622 - 1400. The glass is actually folded over itself to form this type of bead. Usually you can see the fold line.
    • Pumtek Necklace

    • Pumtek Necklace
    • Pyu People
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Beads
    • The left side shows beads before coloring. The right side shows beads after color enhancement. Left: Thirty-one natural fossilized palm nut beads in hexagon shapes with marble like markings. When treated (dyed), they become the more familiar...

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