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Shell rings

Museum number:
11-613
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Accession number:
Acc.25
Object count:
1
Description:
String of 34 shell rings.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Micronesia
Verbatim coll. place:
Micronesia
Culture or time period:
Oceanian cultures
Collector:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Materials:
Shell (animal material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements and 7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Accession date:
December 15, 1901
Department:
Cat. 11 - Oceania (incl. Australia)
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