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Beads

Museum number:
1-27136
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010027136
Accession number:
Acc.640
Object count:
1
Description:
Olivella shells strung alternately with blue and green glass beads; black ribbon attached.
Donor:
Gladys Ayer Nomland and Jorgen O. Nomland
Collection place:
Humboldt County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Humboldt
Culture or time period:
Bear River Athabascans
Collector:
Gladys Ayer Nomland and Jorgen O. Nomland
Collection date:
1929
Taxon:
Olivella
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1929
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
17 yards
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