Jewelry Designed by Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell

September 21, 2004 – April 3, 2005

National Museum of the American Indian
4th Street and Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC

Meeting Room 1, 4th Level Floor Plan

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.