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Necklace

Museum number:
11-388
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Accession number:
Acc.25
Object count:
1
Description:
Thin necklace of teeth and shells.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Admiralty Islands, Manus Province, Bismarck Archipelago
Verbatim coll. place:
Admiralty Is.
Culture or time period:
Alaskan cultures , Melanesian, and New Guinea, Papua Island
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Materials:
Shell (animal material) and Tooth (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
December 15, 1901
Department:
Cat. 11 - Oceania (incl. Australia)
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