Dakota loom-woven beaded necklace with beaded tassel

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Description A Dakota loom-woven necklace consisting of thread strung with red, pink and green glass beads in a long chain looped and knotted together, circa the early 20th century or earlier. The bead chain was given to Kern Balyiss by Dakota women from Morton, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 19 1/2 inches length
5/16 inches width
Nomenclature Necklace
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Bayliss, Kern
Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Creation: Not later than 1931
(Date object was donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 867.A

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