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Bead

Museum number:
9-21235a-e
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210921235a@2de
Alternate number:
22F (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.4684
Object count:
5
Description:
A: bundled strings of dark blue, green, and gold and silver colored beads. b: bundled strings of silver/white beads. C: bundled strings of mauve beads. D: bundled strings of turquoise-colored beads. E: bundled strings of iridescent light blue and gold and silver-colored beads.
Donor:
Mary C. Stoddard
Collection place:
Antakya, Mediterranean region, Turkey
Verbatim coll. place:
Turkey. Antakya. Purchased in a bazaar, Rize Bezleri, owner, who stated he carried beads from Japan, Czechoslovakia, and Italy.
Production place:
Czechoslovakia (historical political entity), Italy, and Japan
Collector:
Mary C. Stoddard
Materials:
Glass (material) (glass beads, thread.)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
December 17, 1996
Context of use:
Beads.
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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