Arts of the Americas
Grizzly bear claw, hide, cloth
early 19th century
Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund
Prior to 1933, provenance not yet documented; by 1862, probably acquired by Nathan Sturges Jarvis; by 1862, probably inherited from Nathan Sturges Jarvis by Nathan Jarvis, Jr.; 1933, gift of Nathan Jarvis, Jr. to the New-York Historical Society, New York, NY; 1937, loaned by the New-York Historical Society to the Brooklyn Museum; 1950, purchased from the New-York Historical Society by the Brooklyn Museum.
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Sioux (probably). Necklace, early 19th century. Grizzly bear claw, hide, cloth, 12 in. (30.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund and the Frank Sherman Benson Fund, 50.67.137. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 50.67.59a-b_50.67.41_50.67.36_possibly_50.67.121_50.67.137_and_unknown_glass_bw.jpg)
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