Examples of custom made


Necklaces | Neckwear of the Native North American Indian | Plains Indian


see also....neck bags

see also...Breastplates

see also...Whistles

Bear Claw Necklace / Pendant / Charm

Artist Grizzly Bear claw, deer skin, deer leg sinew, two small medicine pouches - (buffalo fur, sacred tobacco), glass beads, hide glue, yellow ochre clay paint, etc.


bear claw necklace
Apache Medicine Charm deer skin, glass beads, shell, brass beads, buffalo fur, coyote fur, sage & sacred tobacco
elk ivories, bear claws, beads, heishi, etc
Plains Indian Feather Necklace
hidatsa medicine bag with necklace
replica necklace and medicine bag worn by Road Maker (Aríìhiriš) in this painting. He was a 19th-century Hidatsa chief painted by Karl Bodmer (1834)
Bear Claw Necklace starting
karl Bodmer painting
This replica feather necklace was inspired by the Lakota necklace found at the Little Big Horn battlefield in 1876
Bear Claw necklace with beaded rosettes, (size 11 glass seed beads), fur, bear claws, pony beads, sinew, etc (price dependant on what types of claws and furs used)
beaded amulet
Plains Indian Medicine Necklace | War Necklace
eagle bone whistle

War Necklace | Medicine Necklace - Gros Ventre ca 1860

based on a museum example

made with your personal medicine


This necklace was made using two hair locks from the husband-to-be so he could present to his new wife at the ceremony (Blackfoot Ceremonial Necklace - replica ca. 1860)
amulet necklace
Chiricahua Apache Necklace
Apache necklace
hair pipe choket
see whistles

Replica Apache necklace

featuring shell discs, old trade beads, jasper beads and black onyx beads

plains indian necklace
Child's Necklace (Plains INdian)
bone hair pipe choker with abalone and old trade beads from the 1800's

Chiricahua Apache
circa 1880


Gros Ventre - Child's Necklace

based on a museum example


-native american indian beadwork

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