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Bead

Museum number:
1-13977
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Alternate number:
94 A (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.334
Object count:
1
Description:
Magnesite. (See 1-13976 - fragment of magnesite used for cylindrical beads) Value about fifty cents.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Lake County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Lake
Culture or time period:
Pomo
Collector:
Charles P. Wilcomb
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Magnesite
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
7.4 Non-issued Media of Exchange, Symbolic Valuables, and Associated Containers
Accession date:
1908
Department:
Native California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Photo: Neg. 15-6090 [crossed out] yes (Note: see 1-2612 Pomo)
Loans:
S2005-2006 #5: California Indian Museum and Cultural Center (October 7, 2005–March 15, 2006)
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