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Beads

Museum number:
2-51901
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020051901
Alternate number:
3359 - 3427 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.13
Object count:
84
Description:
Tubular, bone, average.
Donor:
John Purvine Stanley and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Blackfoot Reservation, Canada
Verbatim coll. place:
Canada; Blackfoot Reservation
Culture or time period:
Blackfoot of Canada
Collector:
J. Disbury and Philip Mills Jones
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
August 1901
Context of use:
Used to make breast ornaments, etc.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 9 centimeters
Legacy documentation: