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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Nakota (Yankton Sioux)  Search this
Previous owner:
Max Hess, Jr., Non-Indian, 1911-1968  Search this
Donor:
Elizabeth Douglass Hess (Mrs. Max Hess Jr.), Non-Indian, 1912-1997  Search this
Object Name:
Ear ornament
Media/Materials:
Abalone/Haliotis shell
Techniques:
Drilled
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
White River; South Dakota; USA
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Max Hess, Jr. (1911-1968, head of the Hess Department store chain); donated to MAI by his widow, Elizabeth Douglass Hess (1912-1997), in 1968.
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Catalog Number:
24/2532
Barcode:
242532.000
See related items:
Nakota (Yankton Sioux)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68dce1b96-f6c0-4880-b982-e6c71f4e9230
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258254