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    • Guatemala Necklace

    • Guatemala Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • Coral, glass and metal beads forming a necklace with a large silver crucifix pendant. The necklace uses several coins and silver crosses. Small metal pieces in shapes of limbs (arms, legs, etc.) and body parts (eyes) are called "milagros" which...
    • 1951 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • 1951 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, 1951
    • Early learning standards

    • Early learning standards
    • Arizona. Dept. of Education.
    • Early childhood education--Arizona; Education--Arizona; Arizona. Dept. of Education;
    • 170 pages (PDF version). File size: 1617699 Bytes.
    • Straw Necklace

    • Straw Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • A whimsical contemporary woven straw necklace consisting of a central purple grape cluster pendant with green leaves flaked by various fruit on each side. The rest of the necklace is mixed woven straw beads in bright, cheerful colors.
    • Konyak Necklace

    • Konyak Necklace
    • Naga Tribe
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • This is a multi-strand necklace of small glass seed beads in red, orange, and navy blue. Strands meet at knotted fiber on each side and 2 Indian coins are used as the closure. This necklace was worn by Konyak people, one of the many Naga tribes. ...
    • Kond Necklace

    • Kond Necklace
    • Kond Tribe
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Necklace
    • A multi-strand necklace of red "whitehearts" alternating with sections of white glass beads. Each section is divided by 2 large brass bicone beads. Necklace is 42 in. long and 2 in. thick. "Whitehearts" are red glass beads with a white glass...
    • Heirloom Necklace

    • Heirloom Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact; Personal Symbol
    • In Afghanistan each generation adds a strand to the "Wedding" Necklace as it is passed down in the family. It is also called an "Heirloom" or "Generation" necklace. It is uniquely strung with a netted technique using black and coral-colored glass...
    • Dog Tooth Necklace

    • Dog Tooth Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • Necklace made of dog teeth, glass imitation dog teeth, and nassa shells. Dog teeth were sometimes used as trade goods.
    • "Balangandas" Necklace

    • "Balangandas" Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • A cast silver metal frame with two birds on a vine and dangles of hollow fruit, gourds and a wooden hand. This necklace is known as "balangandas" - originally a chain of amulets or charms (teeth, bells, horn, shell, etc.) worn by slaves as...
    • 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...
    • Metal Necklace

    • Metal Necklace
    • Dan Tribe
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • A necklace made up of 30 brass decorated teeth and old Venetian glass millefiori beads. The long brass pieces represent leopard teeth and the short brass teeth represent crocodile teeth.
    • Ethiopia Necklace

    • Ethiopia Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • A necklace of 10 silver Coptic crosses and various black and white trade beads from Ethiopia. Coptic is the Christian religion of the area.
    • Amulet necklace

    • Amulet necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment -Necklace
    • A necklace of assorted silver amulets, coins, bracteats, beads and stones strung on twisted black cords with a larger diamond shaped silver prayer box at the center. Two of the amulets are stylized "Hands of Fatima" symbols. Amulets are thought...
    • 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.
    • Naga Ao Necklace

    • Naga Ao Necklace
    • Naga Tribe
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • A Naga tribal necklace made of light blue wound glass beads, 2 large cylindrical pieces of white chank shell, black and white spotted glass beads and carnelian ovals alternating with long-stemed brass bells. Square chank shell pieces used for...
    • Head Pendant Necklace

    • Head Pendant Necklace
    • Naga Tribe
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Necklace
    • A necklace made of netted glass seed beads supporting a bronze pendant with four heads. Two of the heads have mithan horns while the heads on either side have earrings with red wool tassles. Mithan are wild cattle tended by the Naga People....
    • Sherpa Coral Necklace

    • Sherpa Coral Necklace
    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Necklace
    • A necklace of 46 red glass Czech beads made to imitate coral. It is called Sherpa Coral because it is favored by the Sherpa People of Nepal.
    • Blue Bead Necklace

    • Blue Bead Necklace
    • Konyak Tribe
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Necklace
    • Ninety-five (95) blue glass beads with a brass head pendant. The head has metal loop dangle earrings. Only a warrior who had taken a head was supposed to wear pendants like this. The Konyak and other Naga tribes were once headhunters. This...
    • Naga Necklace with Shell

    • Naga Necklace with Shell
    • Naga Tribe
    • Personal Artifacts - Adornment - Necklace
    • A multi-strand necklace of mostly yellow and orange glass beads with 3 large Chank shell accent pieces and 2 sections of smaller Chank shell tube beads in horizontal rows. There are brass bell dangles all across the bottom edge and a brass coin...
    • Hoof Necklace

    • Hoof Necklace
    • Fox Tribe
    • Personal Artifact - Adornment - Necklace
    • Nineteenth Century hoof and glass bead necklace obtained from the Fox Tribe of Toma, Iowa. The beads date from the 1890's while the dyed carved hooves are thought to be from the 1870's. Beads are 3.5mm diameter and the hooves are 5mm thick and...

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