With 2 sizes of red, 2 sizes of white, one size of yellow, and navy blueseed and padre trade beads 2 hand cut triangular sea shell clasps, one features a hand cut floral design the necklace is strung on its original hand woven textile thread.
Collection catalogue number reads 857a, and a circular red seal reads David Howard Tribal Art.
Approximate dimensions: 25 1/2 inches long..
Parallels: Similar pieces are illustrated in The Nagas, pps. 326, 330-331.
Condition: Very good, no apparent loss, light wear.
Up for Auction on September 25, 2020
Estimate: $600 - 900