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Necklace

Museum number:
1-255449
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010255449
Accession number:
Acc.3853
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Double strand of dentalium shell beads, bright blue glass crow beads and black glass pony beads.
Donor:
Edward Briles
Collection place:
Alturas, Modoc County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Modoc; Alturas
Culture or time period:
Northeastern California tribes and Northeastern California tribes
Collector:
Rosa Gibbons Briles
Collection date:
1900-1920
Materials:
Glass (material)
Taxon:
Dentaliidae
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
August 31, 1983
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 91 centimeters
Legacy documentation: