necklace

Necklace made of seeds and wood (branches?) cut in sections and perforated at the center. Received with a nylon cord, and a sequence of two seeds and one piece of wood. The total lenght of teh...

Necklace made of stone white beads, with blue glass beads and red glass beads. It also has three silver round beads. Collected in Clearlake area.

Beaded necklace made of white stone beads, insterspersed with red glass beads; there are two blue beads near the center. The necklace is finished in the neck with two gold color round beads and a...

Necklace of woven human hair, gold mounted

Necklace. Description: White shell necklace strung on jute, single kind of cone shaped shell used. Condition:good;cordage is fragile. Remarks: storage:Polynesia.

"Large, white tubular...

Necklaces (2). Description: Two strings of irridescent pearl and light green shells. a. smaller shells b.larger shells. Condition:excellent. Remarks: Storage:Polynesia.

"These are...

Shell necklace. Description: White shell necklace containing a variety of different shells and shell pendant. Condition: good. Remarks: Storage: Polynesia. Dimensions: 19" long including...

Necklaces, of whale's teeth. Teeth - whittled

"Strung on heavy cord." (gray notebook)

"Samoa probably or Tonga - Kenneth Emory, 1963." (gray notebook)

"The most valuable of...

Necklace of clustered, small, white and brown shells

"Necklace of clustered small, white and brown shells. (23 inches) Provenance is unknown but this is similar to other necklaces in the...

Necklaces, various colored shells

"Necklaces with various colored shells. 1) 11.5" long 2) 21" long (broken) 3) 25" long 4) 6.5" Dia. 5) 11.5" long (head ornament) 6) 13" long (head...

Necklace. Description: Pale orange and yellow string of tiny conical shells. Condition:excellent. Remarks: Storage:Polynesia.

"Probably Polynesia. Shells are like those of 74.639.2959...

Necklace of gray shells strung four abreast

"Polynesia. Probably land shells--medium dirty white, smaller dark brown. Alternating double strands. Cotton thread." (Roger Rose, 4/95)

1880s - 90s

Necklace lei-niho-palaoa). Description: "Hook-shaped pendant of walrus tusk ivory hung from bundles of finely braided human hair; double strand cord wrappend around near end to form knob, cord...

Necklace, coconut and reddish sea shell disks

"'Ordinary necklaces, worn by all the common folk, are made of thin disks of coconut shell or tortoise shell about 1/4 of an inch in diameter,...

Necklace, chain of cocoanut-shell rings

"Necklace. A chain of coconut shell rings. Polynesia, tribe unknown." (warehouse card)

"Chain of coconut shell rings, some etched or with...

Necklace, pink shell money disks. Strung on fiber cord

"Spondalus shell earring which is an excellent example." (J. Nason 9/93)

"Pink shell necklace made of money disks. Attached to...

Necklace, disks of reddish shell. Used as money; for a chief

"Used in exchanges, not a principal form of money. `Chief's is misleading, as this is a `big man' area." (John Barker, 12/94)...

mid 19th century

Necklace, beads, (Spanish Exchange Beads)

"Mid 19th century, Italian produced glass beads." (Craig Bates, 7/91)

1877

This silver filigree necklace is part of a set of Indian silver filigree jewelry sent to Margaret Kellett by her father, Major Edward Young Kellett, a doctor in the Royal Army Medical Corps...

A string of olevella shells which appear to have been diagonally ground. (VLB)

Necklace, plates of land tortoise

"This is the only one I have ever seen. A desert tortoise lives in Cahuilla area."(Lowell Bean, 7/92)

"These are the skutes which compose the outer...

2003

Necklace is made of small, circular, heishi-style beads made from pieces of white sea shell. Necklace is of the style typically worn by surfers and beach-goers.

1969-1972

Glass bead necklace made by Sarah Scott for Rafael Jesus Gonzalez, who wore it from 1969 until 1972. It is made of tublular orange glass beads with round red beads and green disk shaped beads...

1969-1972

Bead necklace made by Sarah Scott for Rafael Jesus Gonzalez, who wore it between 1969 and 1972. It is made of ceramic bird shaped beads from Mexico with one large round glass trade bead from...

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