Dakota tooth and bead necklace

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Description Dakota necklace consisting of a length of string strung with opaque black glass beads or gold bugle beads between animal teeth. The necklace was found in North Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 inches length
1 3/4 inches width (at widest point of widest tooth)
3 centimeters length (minimum tooth length)
5 (maximum tooth length)
Nomenclature Necklace
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Vaughn, Willoby
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in North Dakota, United States
Dakota Indians--Wars, 1862-1865
Dakota Indians--Costume
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Discovery: Not earlier than 1860 - Not later than 1869

Credit Line Gift of Mr. Ray E. Wilkins
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 75.87.62

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