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Beads

Museum number:
1-210969
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010210969
Alternate number:
45 (burial number)
Accession number:
Acc.UCAS-241
Object count:
2
Description:
Small olivella disc beads. Middle culture period Alameda district, coastal and bay.
Donor:
University of California Archaeological Survey
Collection place:
CA-CCo-151, El Sobrante, Contra Costa County
Culture or time period:
Middle Horizon: Sobrante facies (ca. 500–700 AD)
Collector:
Albert B. Elsasser, James Allan Bennyhoff, and Martin A. Baumhoff
Collection date:
May-June 1953
Taxon:
Olivella
Object type:
archaeology
Context of use:
With burial.
Department:
NAGPRA-associated Funerary Objects
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