Glass tube dance cape with beaded drops sewn on linen with store string. This was much used but well cared for. A few missing beads but not distracting. Representative of the earlier dentalia shell capes. White background with geometric cross designs of blue, green and golden rod.
PERIOD: Late 19th Century
ORIGIN: California - Hupa, Native American
SIZE: 5" across top 15" circumference at neck 38" circumference at bottom