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Glass bead and buttons

Museum number:
1-255371a-c
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm2101255371a@2dc
Accession number:
Acc.3768 and Acc.477I
Object count:
3
Description:
a) Faceted amber-colored glass bead. b) Shirt button, white shell with two perforations. c) "Campaign button" advertising American Society for Thrift; painted metal face with American flag in center; pin on the back. Made of glass and mother-of-pearl. Not made by Ishi.
Donor:
Ishi and Marceline Crane
Collection place:
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California
Culture or time period:
Yana
Maker or artist:
Ishi
Collector:
Ishi
Collection date:
1915
Materials:
Glass (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1916
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
b)— diameter 1.5 centimeters, c)— diameter 2.5 centimeters, and a)— length 1 centimeters
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