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The necklace includes glass beads and dentalia strung on buckskin. The pendants are cut from abalone and snail shells. It is a wonderful blending of the newer trade item
s (beads) with the older shells from the coast.
Glass, shell
(Dentalium pretosium), abalone (Haliotis spp.), snail shells, buckskin. L 33.0 cm
Nez Perce National Historical Park, NEPE 2212