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Shell beads

Museum number:
2-72550
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020072550
Alternate number:
EC-77 (temporary number)
Accession number:
Acc.4787
Object count:
1
Description:
String of shell beads: 3/8" to 5/8" in diameter. Beads are strung on a woven wire with screw closure.
Donor:
Elizabeth Colson
Collection place:
North Central California
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Elizabeth Colson
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
7.4 Non-issued Media of Exchange, Symbolic Valuables, and Associated Containers
Accession date:
September 9, 2011
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
length 41.5 centimeters