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Beads

Museum number:
1-222430
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010222430
Alternate number:
1952 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.1180
Object count:
7
Description:
Large magnesite beads.
Donor:
James A. Barr and Mrs. James A. Barr
Collection place:
CA-SJo-91, Stockton, San Joaquin County
Collector:
George Nelson, Howard McWilliams, and James A. Barr
Collection date:
October 20, 1900
Materials:
Magnesite
Object type:
archaeology
Accession date:
1956
Context of use:
Burial.
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Also from orig. #1949: "[1949-game bone] found with a second carved tube by head of skeleton Walker Slough Island mound. Four shell ornaments [1-222429] were on heart. 10 large beads [430] were near neck. Body about 2 feet deep on left side head to north. Description: "...See #1949
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