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Necklace

Museum number:
1-21032
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010021032
Alternate number:
283 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Count note:
1
Description:
Necklace of braided grass, broken by black seeds and with 3 abalone pendants.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Northwestern California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Northern California; Northwestern California
Culture or time period:
California tribes and Northwestern California tribes
Collector:
Edwin Lincoln McLeod and E. L. McLeod Memorial Collection
Collection date:
unknown
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1916
Context of use:
Made in imitation of Hupa mourning necklace, except that the mourning necklace proper has no abalone pendants.
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
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