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Beads

Museum number:
5-16448a-k
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210516448a@2dk
Alternate number:
B-2247 (previous number (Bascom’s number))
Accession number:
Acc.4739
Object count:
12
Description:
12 strings red beads. 1950-51. Yoruba
Donor:
Berta Bascom
Collection place:
Nigeria
Culture or time period:
Yoruba
Collector:
Berta Bascom and William Russell Bascom
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
June 23, 2004
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
Comment:
PAHMA Storage Loc: W 5-Bascom-2
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