Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery
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Lot 208

Group of 3 Santo Domingo (Kewa) - Bone and Clamshell Heishi Necklaces c. 1920-40s (J15740)

Estimate: $350 - $700

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Group of 3 Santo Domingo (Kewa) - Bone and Clamshell Heishi Necklaces c. 1920-40s. Measurements from left to right: 1.) 3-strand clamshell heishi / 23.8g, 25" length. 2.) Single-strand bone / 24.6g, 23" length. 3.) Single-strand pinshell heishi / 8.3g, 24" length. Each necklace is strung on its original string. 


Good condition: The piece has moderate cosmetic imperfections, such as, dents, scratches, chips in the materials, but do not significantly detract from its overall appearance. The materials may show some signs of wear, such as fading or discoloration, but are in good condition with only minor restoration and consistent with age or prior use.

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Ex private collection, Washington.