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Beads

Museum number:
L-20082
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210l0020082
Object count:
100
Description:
String of whole olivella, clamshell disk, saddle olivella, and glass (red, white, green) trade beads and 1 steatite bead.
Collection place:
CA-Sac-126, Sacramento County, California
Collector:
Jeremiah B. Lillard
Collection date:
unknown
Taxon:
Olivella
Object type:
archaeology
Context of use:
Burial.
Department:
Cat. L - Lillard Collection
Comment:
No piece count in ledger; piece count based on plural description. "Found" written in next to cat. number in ledger, refers to handwritten note in the front of the first volume of the Lillard ledger. The note reads: "Started checking specimens present in collection at U.C.M.A. on 3/8/50. Those present are marked "found" in back of catalogue number. W. Pendry".