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- 171030-02 Zuni Inlay Tie Tack Native American Church - Fan and Rattle
171030-02 Zuni Inlay Tie Tack Native American Church - Fan and Rattle
Approximately 2 1/4 greatest length, from tip of rattle to bottom of chain.
Beautifully made with coral, turquoise and shell, and sterling chain.
Note that there is a matching Tie Pin I am listing on eBay at the same time.
The Native American Church (NAC), also known as Peyotism and Peyote Religion, is a Native American religion that teaches a combination of traditional Native American beliefs and Christianity, with sacramental use of the entheogen peyote. The religion originated in the U.S. State of Oklahoma in the late nineteenth century after peyote was introduced to the southern Great Plains from Mexico.Today it is the most widespread indigenous religion among Native Americans in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, with an estimated 250,000 adherents as of the late twentieth century.