Nez Perce String of Life, Native, Beadwork, Other Bags native, Native American, native: beadwork, native: beadwork: other bags, native: beadwork: plateau - nez perce, new item, Plateau - Nez Perce, sam's pick, Unknown
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Nez perce string of life

Item Number: AG2316


Nez Perce string of life. Knotted and beaded from Tenenah Wenun Moy, wife of Husis Owyenn (Wounded Head). Tenenah (1825-1906) was on the Chief Joseph's March. Six knots and then a small blue bead represented weeks, the red beads representing death, others are not known. Have not unwound to measure. With original carrying pouch. We acquired from the Great Grandson. Never before offered - perhaps the only one in existence.

PERIOD: Late 19th Century

ORIGIN: Plateau - Nez Perce, Native American

SIZE: Puch 7" x 3"D Have not Unwound for Length


PRICE $20,000

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