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Necklace

Museum number:
1-11713
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010011713
Accession number:
Acc.285
Object count:
1
Description:
Uncooked Pine nut and olivella shells; strung on iris twine; tied together cotton cloth. Mens or womens?
Donor:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection place:
Weitchpec, Humboldt County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Humboldt; Weitchpec
Culture or time period:
Yurok
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber and Billy Work
Collection date:
May 1907
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1907
Context of use:
Part of 1-11709.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 54 centimeters
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