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2016-09-02 Native American Culture - native american bead necklace Plains indian?:

These are called yoke necklaces and are beaded on a loom. Most of them that have the fringed medallion at the base, that I've seen, come from Oklahoma and are made usually by Cherokee and sometimes Comanche

2016-09-01 Native American Culture - native american bead necklace Plains indian?:

Richard;  I'll need sharp images of each to be able to make any comment. They should be an overall shot, and a close-up showing the details of the work and the details of each closure. Make sure they are

2016-07-15 Native American Culture - See image:

Not sure, but a wonderful find. The depth and regularity of the trim "hole" design baffles me as it doesn;t look like the kind of holes made by a bone or flint awl, but rather something made with steel

2016-07-06 Native American Culture - Axe or Native American related object?:

Neat find. It most closely resembles a pestle, to be used with a mortar to grind grain, or color sources to make paint. The perfectly cylindrical shape seems to me to be more closely connected with early

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