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Jewelry Designed by Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell

September 21, 2004 – April 3, 2005

Museum: American Indian Museum

Location: Meeting Room 1, 4th Level

This exhibition features jewelry designed by Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell (Northern Cheyenne, R-Colo.), a leading artist working in contemporary Native American jewelry. This collection covers various periods and facets of his work, including the Painted Mesa style he originated, a buffalo skull inlaid with semi-precious stones and a presidential bolo.

Organized by the Center for Southwest Studies, Fort Lewis College.