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Earrings

Museum number:
1-20830a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210120830a@2cb
Alternate number:
257 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.511
Object count:
6
Description:
Ear ornaments of dentalia with pink feathers and white hair.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Klamath River area, Northern California, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Klamath River area
Culture or time period:
Klamath River 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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