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Dakota bone and bead choker
67.199.1

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Description A Dakota choker consisting of four strands of leather beaded with symmetrical arrangements of long bird bones and round molded and faceted glass beads that alternate red and black, circa the mid-19th century. The strands terminate with single vertical bones and that have deer hide ties attached. Made by a Dakota named "Iahbiance" or Mr. Boyd from Cass Lake, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 30 inches length (overall)
1 1/4 inches width
Nomenclature Choker
Creation Made by: Iahbiance
Made in Cass Lake, Cass County, Minnesota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made in Cass Lake, Cass County, Minnesota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians--Costume
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Creation: Approximately 1850
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 67.199.1
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