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Necklace

Necklace

Artist: Michael Kabotie (1942 - 2009)

Department: History
Date: ca. 1965 - 1980s
Medium: Silver, coral
Classification: Jewelry & Adornment
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Drs. Bette K. and John R. Graham in memory of Dr. Bette Kaufman Graham
Object number: PC2008.21.2
DescriptionSilver overlay and coral and silver bead necklace. Early example of Michael's overlay work, together with hand shaped coral (2 strands) and fabricated sterling silver beads. Traditional pottery-inspired Hopi overlay design with dark oxidized backgrounds and pinprick-like holes or depressions in most if not all of the overlay pieces, possibly part of the fabrication or design.


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