• Culture/People:

    Sioux

  • Object name:

    Ear ornament

  • Date created:

    1880-1900

  • Place:

    Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Shell beads, metal medal, metal chain, metal ring, hide thong/babiche

  • Techniques:

    Strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Florence C. Quinby (Mrs. Henry C. Quinby, ca. 1873-ca. 1968); donated to MAI by Mrs. Quinby in 1945.

  • Catalog number:

    20/8119

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