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Description

Bow guard, comprising a sand-cast openwork rectangular silver plaque set with single turquoise mounted on a black leather wrist strap, with two buckled straps for fastening around wrist: Americas, USA, New Mexico, Navajo, c. 1940s

Museum reference

A.1992.128

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Bow guard

Production information

Unknown
New Mexico, USA, NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA

Date

c. 1940s

Style / Culture

Navajo, Southwest, Native American

Materials

Leather, Silver, Turquoise

Physical description

Black leather wrist strap; sand-cast openwork silver plaque set with single turquoise

Collection place

New Mexico, USA, NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA

Associations

Collector: Idiens, Dale (NMS)

On display

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