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Necklace

Museum number:
1-21041
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010021041
Alternate number:
284 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
1
Description:
Necklace of black and white shell beads with red glass beads and elongated shell beads made from the purplish hinge of the rock clam (Hinnites gigantius).
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Southern California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Southern California
Culture or time period:
California tribes and Southwest 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
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
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