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Beads

Museum number:
5-956
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Accession number:
Acc.988
Object count:
1
Description:
String of blue glass beads; length approximately 405 cm. Collected 1947-8.
Donor:
University of California African Expedition
Collection place:
Namibia
Verbatim coll. place:
S.W. Africa; Kuanyama Ambo
Culture or time period:
Kuanyama Ambo
Collector:
Edwin M. Loeb, Ella-Marie Loeb, and University of California African Expedition
Collection date:
1947-8
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1949
Department:
Cat. 5 - Africa (except the Hearst Reisner Egyptian Collection)
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